A close-knit, highly influential global circle of trust has united to create an elite, effective, results-driven consulting firm: B2 Strategic. B2’s principals are public and private sector executives, entrepreneurs, international traders and thought leaders whose experience, access and influence span the globe. Our combined experience and network allow our clients to yield astounding results.
B2 operates in the United States, Latin America, United Kingdom, Middle East and Far East. B2 leadership and personnel are deeply embedded in the indigenous business and political cultures everywhere we operate.
The combined expertise of the B2 team offers our clients comprehensive knowledge of the markets in which we operate. Our experience in thinking globally and acting locally allows us to recognize opportunities that arise for our clients and to capitalize on them successfully.
Government Relations. B2 principals are trusted confidants of government leaders with unique access at all levels of government in the United States and around the world. B2 offers select clients customized, results-oriented, government relations, public affairs, advocacy, and strategic communications services. Unlike typical government relations firms, we do not create strategies around a static roster of personnel:
Advisory Services. B2 offers bespoke advisory services to governments, corporations, institutions and individuals seeking to thrive in new markets. B2 provides comprehensive strategies for market penetration, growth and exit. Services include: market feasibility studies; market access facilitation; strategic partner identification; technical and business due-diligence; business and marketing plans development; mergers & acquisitions.
Investment. B2 management unites decades of investment success with world-renowned expertise and access. Combining extraordinary global reach and deep local insight, B2 generates, evaluates and develops lucrative investment opportunities.
Jeff Ballabon is well known in New York and Washington as a political innovator, media guru and business visionary, with a platinum rolodex, high creative intelligence and intense focus on practical success. A Yale Law School graduate and former Republican counsel to the US Senate Commerce Committee, he has headed the government relations, communications and public policy departments of major media companies including Primedia (KKR), CBS News and Court TV (Time Warner). He is as renowned for his integrity as for his legendary accomplishments on behalf of clients and causes.
David Passig is an internationally renowned authority on the future of technology, social and geo-political trends and emerging markets. He heads the Graduate Program in Information & Communication Technologies (ICT) and the Virtual Reality Laboratory at the Bar Ilan University in Tel Aviv, Israel. Prof.Passig has consulted for governments, corporations and other public and private sector clients in Israel, Asia, Europe and North America. He is a member of the Israeli National Council for Research & Development and served as chief advisor to the Knesset's Commissioner for Future Generations.
Salomon Bendayan is a successful international businessman and confidant of world leaders. Fluent in five languages with a multicultural heritage, Bendayan is a global trader and experienced entrepreneur. He is chairman of a privately held multinational group specializing in International Trade and Financing; top-tier Asian and Latin American Supply Chain Solutions, Mass market low-income housing and industrial goods, Commodities Trading, Real Estate Finance and Development and Agricultural Finance and Development.