Our Story

Founded in 1999, with offices in Israel, Germany, Cyprus and Australia, DavidShield is a leader in the field of expatriate health insurance. Thanks to unique solutions, DavidShield’s customers can access healthcare services across the globe, without paying any out-of-pocket expenses or submitting claim forms. This exceptional customer experience has earned the company numerous awards over the years, including the 2016 Expatriate Management and Mobility Award, which recognizes the industry’s most innovative uses of technology.

Our Vision

We are dedicated to providing you – our customers with the best service experience, and make it easy for you to access quality healthcare anytime & anywhere in the world. Our dedicated team is available 24/7, so wherever & whenever you need us, we’re only a phone call away.

The DavidShield Group

The DavidShield Group is a leader in the IPMI and Travel Insurance industries, with offices in Cyprus, Germany, Israel and Australia. The company provides services to customers in over a 150 countries and has strategic alliances with the world’s leading health-care providers and insurance companies: including Allianz SE Group, White Mountains Insurance Group, and UnitedHealthcare. The group members are: PassportCard travel insurance, DavidShield international medical insurance and DavidShield insurance company Ltd.

Our Management Team

Ran Mizrachi

CEO DavidShield

Ran joined the DavidShield Group in 2000. He held several key positions within the group, including VP of Claims and the group’s Search and Rescue Manager. Ran’s most recent position was the group’s SVP of Underwriting and Claims. Ran holds an LLB and vast experience in the group’s business activities.

Alon Maabari

Commercial & Distribution Channels, PassportCard DavidShield

Alon is responsible for business promotion and development, he joined the group in 2011. Alon oversees the insurance brokers who work with the group’s companies as well as the International Business Development of the group. Alon is responsible for organizational partnership and the company’s points of presence at airports and distribution points across the country.

Ariel Kasanitz

VP of Provider Relations, PassportCard DavidShield

Ariel is responsible for strategic partnerships and work relations with worldwide medical networks, doctors, hospitals, medical assistance companies and more, with a vision of continuous improvement of the customer experience. In the past, Ariel was VP of Customer Service.

Haim Ohayon

VP of Sales & Business Development, DavidShield

Haim is VP Sales and Business Development to the Israeli market, he joined the group in 2004. Haim is responsible for business development and sales to companies and organization within DavidShield and PassportCard, as well as amongst Israeli communities abroad. In the past, Haim owned insurance agencies. In 2000, Haim founded with his partner Rami Rosengarten, “Health Embassy” which sold insurance solutions to Israelis living abroad.

Rami Rosengarten

VP of Global Business Development, DavidShield & PassportCard

Rami is DavidShield’s VP Business Development, he joined the group in 2004. In the past, Rami had management roles in Life and Medical Insurance companies, “Dolev” and “Arie”. In 2000 Rami founded with his partner, Haim Ohayon, “Health Embassy” which sold insurance solutions to Israelis living abroad.

Dana Ketzef

VP of Marketing, DavidShield & PassportCard

Dana is DavidShield and PassportCard’s VP marketing, she joined the group in 2012. Dana manages the companies’ marketing endeavours including brand image and digital advertising. First joining the company, Dana began as a customer supports and sales representative. Later, Dana supported the expansion of PassportCard in Germany and Canada by creating onboarding training and implementing those in service centres. For the past two years, Dana has been managing the customer experience aspect of the inter-organisation project, Robin. Dana also took part in creating the customer’s journey with the company and improving the user experience of the mobile application.

Meirav Koren

Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Shirly Sharon

VP Sales and service

Shirly joined the group in 2011. She started her career as a sales representative, got promoted to sales manager and currently holds the position VP Sales and service.

Alon Ketzef

President of The DavidShield Group

Alon is the founder of the DavidShield/PassportCard group and acts as the group’s president since its founding in 1999.

Ran Mizrachi

CEO DavidShield

Ran joined the DavidShield Group in 2000. He held several key positions within the group, including VP of Claims and the group’s Search and Rescue Manager. Ran’s most recent position was the group’s SVP of Underwriting and Claims. Ran holds an LLB and vast experience in the group’s business activities.

Alon Maabari

Commercial & Distribution Channels, PassportCard DavidShield

Alon is responsible for business promotion and development, he joined the group in 2011. Alon oversees the insurance brokers who work with the group’s companies as well as the International Business Development of the group. Alon is responsible for organizational partnership and the company’s points of presence at airports and distribution points across the country.

Ariel Kasanitz

VP of Provider Relations, PassportCard DavidShield

Ariel is responsible for strategic partnerships and work relations with worldwide medical networks, doctors, hospitals, medical assistance companies and more, with a vision of continuous improvement of the customer experience. In the past, Ariel was VP of Customer Service.

Haim Ohayon

VP of Sales & Business Development, DavidShield

Haim is VP Sales and Business Development to the Israeli market, he joined the group in 2004. Haim is responsible for business development and sales to companies and organization within DavidShield and PassportCard, as well as amongst Israeli communities abroad. In the past, Haim owned insurance agencies. In 2000, Haim founded with his partner Rami Rosengarten, “Health Embassy” which sold insurance solutions to Israelis living abroad.

Rami Rosengarten

VP of Global Business Development, DavidShield & PassportCard

Rami is DavidShield’s VP Business Development, he joined the group in 2004. In the past, Rami had management roles in Life and Medical Insurance companies, “Dolev” and “Arie”. In 2000 Rami founded with his partner, Haim Ohayon, “Health Embassy” which sold insurance solutions to Israelis living abroad.

Dana Ketzef

VP of Marketing, DavidShield & PassportCard

Dana is DavidShield and PassportCard’s VP marketing, she joined the group in 2012. Dana manages the companies’ marketing endeavours including brand image and digital advertising. First joining the company, Dana began as a customer supports and sales representative. Later, Dana supported the expansion of PassportCard in Germany and Canada by creating onboarding training and implementing those in service centres. For the past two years, Dana has been managing the customer experience aspect of the inter-organisation project, Robin. Dana also took part in creating the customer’s journey with the company and improving the user experience of the mobile application.

Meirav Koren

Human Resources Manager

Human Resources Manager

Shirly Sharon

VP Sales and service

Shirly joined the group in 2011. She started her career as a sales representative, got promoted to sales manager and currently holds the position VP Sales and service.

Alon Ketzef

President of The DavidShield Group

Alon is the founder of the DavidShield/PassportCard group and acts as the group’s president since its founding in 1999.

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