Akiva is a 30 year IT veteran that has worked in small software companies, .Com startups, and Fortune 50 IT centers. He's worked on major IT projects across the United States and in Israel.
For 8 years he built and operated a major Integration Competency Center along with 3 generations of ESB environments. He's been focused on SOA (Service Oriented Architecture), Enterprise Architecture, Systems Integration, Master Data Management, and maximizing the business value of large IT projects.
For the past 7 years he's been consulting for Defense Contractors, Government Agencies, Financial and Insurance Companies in Israel on Enterprise IT Management, SOA and Integration IT Architecture, MDM, and processes & methodologies that smooth enterprise IT transition to the next generation.
For the past 4 years he's been Chief Architect at The National Insurance Institute (Social Security) of Israel on a full enterprise rebuild project, modeling a Business Event Oriented messaging model. He's looking for New Opportunities & Projects.