Team

Shraga Zaltzman

Shraga Zaltzman – CEO
shraga@theworkavenue.org.uk

Shraga holds a BA in technology, marketing and management from the Jerusalem College of Technology and an MBA from Bar Ilan University. He brings a wealth of commercial experience to Work Avenue, with previous roles including Business Development Manager for a highly successful multi-national distributor of telecommunications and fast-moving consumer goods.

Debbie Sheldon

Debbie Sheldon – Head of Operations
debbie@theworkavenue.org.uk

Having been at the organisation since its inception, Debbie is responsible for the coordination and integration of all the divisions within Work Avenue.  As a business adviser, Debbie has substantial experience in guiding new startups and advising entrepreneurs. A qualified teacher, Debbie graduated from Middlesex University with a degree in Education and Computing.

Emma May

Emma May – Head of Employment
emma@theworkavenue.org.uk

Emma heads the employment division, having worked as a jobs’ coach and outplacement consultant for a number of years. A law graduate from Manchester University, she has a background in HR management and psychometric assessment and has held roles in the public, private and not for profit sectors.

Yael Solomons – Job Placement Manager
yael@theworkavenue.org.uk

Yael is Work Avenue’s employment placement manager. She manages job placements, both permanent and temporary, including the summer placement programme, and runs regular seminars and workshops for the employment division. Yael holds a law degree from UCL and since graduating has worked in various roles in the non-profit sector, before joining Work Avenue in 2011.

Yael Schlagman – Projects Manager
ys@theworkavenue.org.uk

Yael is Work Avenue’s Projects Manager and is responsible for multiple employment and business programmes that run throughout the year. Trained as a dental nurse, Yael has several years’ experience in working with a range of database and CRM systems, in addition to great administrative and organisation skills.

Shoshana Cohen – Concierge 
hello@wehub.org.uk

Shoshana is WE Hub’s concierge and the first point of contact for members and visitors. As an effective communicator and problem solver she provides solutions for WE Hub business users. Having worked within the charity sector in similar roles since her return from a two year seminary programme in Israel, Shoshana brings with her a wealth of flair and creativity.