Founder & CEO

Founder & CEO

Sarah Tahor

Sarah Tahor is an entrepreneur with15+ years of leadership experience in international business strategy, M&A, business development and strategic partnerships primarily in technology companies. Before establishing Can Innovation Finder she was the VP Business Development at Lift & Co., the largest Canadian Cannabis Aggregator, set to go public in August 2018. Before that, she held executive Business Development roles in various startups and established companies in Israel and the US. She also founded and raised funds for her own company, Photostalgia. Sarah holds an MBA from Tel Aviv University and a BA from the University of British Columbia. 

Executive Vice President

Executive Vice President

Yona Cymerman

Having lived and worked in Canada, Israel and the UK, Yona is familiar with the cultural nuances that need to be taken into consideration when conducting business globally.  Formerly VP Strategic Marketing at Ruder Finn, Yona has over 20 years experience in all aspects of marketing.  In addition to her role at CIF, Yona is founder and managing director of Shalhevet Communications, a boutique marketing strategy firm in Israel (est. 2007).  Yona has developed and implemented global marketing plans for Israel's leading start-ups, SMBs and enterprise businesses, with close ties to leading accelerator programs.