Mr. Lenny Roth

Mr. Lenny Roth

Chairman, Yarotek

Lyon ("Lenny") Roth has enjoyed an extensive career in law, business and financial services in Canada, Israel and the United States.  He is a graduate of McGill University and Harvard Law School and served as a law clerk at the Supreme Court of Canada.

Lenny is chairman of Yarotek, a Miami-based solar energy company with over 75 MW of installed capacity, mostly in Puerto Rico and a senior advisor to IDE, one of the world’s leading water solutions company, based in Kadima, Israel.

Previously, Lenny was a corporate lawyer at Wachtell Lipton Rosen & Katz in New York, a vice president at Koor Industries in Tel Aviv, worked in various executive capacities at Sanford Bernstein, Merrill Lynch and UBS and was a partner at OurCrowd in Jerusalem.

Lenny is a governor of Ben-Gurion University, has taught Business Law and Ethics at various universities in Israel and the US, co-chairs the Florida Congressional Committee pro-Israel PAC, served on multiple corporate and community boards and is a member of the Israeli Consulate’s Speakers Bureau.  He speaks frequently on topics relating to Israel, the political and economic climate in the Middle East, energy, water and environmental sustainability.

Lenny has traveled to nearly 50 countries and is fluent in English, Hebrew and French.