Shai Baitel

Director, Musicals & Theater

With extensive experience in business, international organizations, and philanthropy, Shai Baitel is Vice President of Mana Contemporary, the two million square foot art center. He has served at the United Nations and at the Israeli Ministry of Justice’s Department of International Agreements and International Litigation in legal positions. With an LL.M. in International Law, he is an expert in Middle Eastern politics and international affairs. A columnist for the Huffington Post, his articles have appeared in Forbes, Forbes (Israel), The Daily News (NY), Jerusalem Post, and Haaretz.

Damascus Square is the brainchild of Shai.