Isaac Hassan was born in Gibraltar and later immigrated to London, where he entered the communications and Internet industries. He has been active in the fields of startups, Internet of Things (IoT) and food technology.
Hassan is currently an economic figurehead in the Israeli regime’s push to counter its growing international isolation by normalizing relations with despotic Arab regimes. Hassan is himself focused on trade with the United Arab Emirates and is part of the UAE-Israel Business Council (UIBC).
The UIBC is the central and largest economic organization formed in the field of economical connections between the UAE and Israel. The council began operations immediately after the “Abraham Accords” between the two countries in August 2020.
Start-up Activity in Occupied Jerusalem
In November 2016, Hassan launched the “Poiike” cooking app. In the same year, he developed the “Otorize” application as a test for cognitive impairment. The database and the location of the two applications are reported to be in occupied Jerusalem.
In 2012, he and his colleague Elie Wurtman co-founded PICO. The two are known as entrepreneurs in Jerusalem. The company was established in the Talpiot Economic Zone in Jerusalem. The institute was active until 2019.