New York Times best-selling author Shari Arison is the American-Israeli leader of a business and philanthropic empire that spans the globe. In 2010, she received the America-Israel Friendship League’s Partners for Democracy Award in recognition of her contribution to advancing economic relations between the United States and Israel. In 2011, and again in 2012, she was ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the World’s Most Powerful Women, positioning her as a force for good in business and philanthropy. She was also ranked second on Forbes’s list of the World’s Greenest Billionaires.
The author of the international bestseller Birth: When the Spiritual and the Material Come Together, Shari is the mother of four and resides in Israel.