Akiva has over 35 years of experience in financial management at the Federal Government and in Not-for-Profit organizations. He brings vast knowledge and experience in the area of financial planning, analysis, budgeting, forecasting and strategic planning, and providing advice and guidance to Senior Executives and Board of Directors. Through his diverse network, Akiva helped developed capital structure strategies, strategic planning and developing joint venture agreements in various start-up ventures, with insights into raising capital for private and public start-up companies. In addition, his experience includes being a member of the Board of Directors as well as audit committees, for not-for-profit organizations, private and publicly listed companies.