Ari Kushner is a Palo Alto-based technology entrepreneur and investor. He began his career in 1997 when he co-founded Diginexus Corp., which he sold in 2005. Ari currently serves as CFO of Entanglement Technologies and sits on 4 corporate boards. Ari graduated from University of Pennsylvania in 1998 with bachelor's degrees in electrical engineering and economics.
Ari grew up in New Jersey and New York, where he attended yeshiva day schools from kindergarten through 12th grade. Growing up the grandson of 4 Holocaust survivors who barely escaped Europe with their lives, the importance of Jewish education was emphasized as the paramount means of ensuring continuity of Jewry in the diaspora. Ari is thusly committed to the cause for his children and future generations.
Ari is married to Alexis Deller Kushner, who attended Jewish day school in Quito, Ecuador throughout her childhood. They have two pre-school age sons, Joseph and Roberto.