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Amir Konigsberg

Amir Konigsberg

Co-Founder & CEO, Twiggle

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Amir Konigsberg is the CEO and Co-Founder of Twiggle, a company that uses artificial intelligence and natural language processing to narrow, contextualize, and improve search results for online shoppers. Amir was one of Google’s first employees in Israel before becoming a Vice President and Managing Director of price comparison site MySupermarket.com. Amir was also a founding member of Israel Brain Technologies, an organization founded under the auspices of former Israeli President Shimon Peres. Amir earned his Ph.D. in Rationality and Interactive Decision Making from Princeton University and the Hebrew University. He has authored over 25 patents. Twiggle's investors include Alibaba, Naspers, Yahoo! Japan, SOMV and Sir Ronald Cohen.