Founder and CEO of The Squadron. Father to Ilay, Itai, and Alon with wife, Idmit. Now a colonel in reserves, Kobi commanded two F-16 fighter squadrons, helped establish the “Emek” (valley) squadron, and held various operational command and senior management positions during his time in the Israeli Air Force. His most recent position was that of IDF attaché and representative of the Israeli Ministry of Defense to Italy, Switzerland, Serbia, and Croatia. In reserves, Kobi instructs at the IAF Flight School, is an IAF headquarters control room commander, and is a spokesperson for the IAF emergency force. He holds an MA in Global Strategy from the U.S. Air Force University.