The Ariel Netivim Group is an investment and holding company, privately owned by Haim and Nurit Ariel. The Group is made up of a variety of projects and investments in different sectors and concentrates on developing new service enterprises and then selling them to major companies operating in the same field. The company is also acting as a consultant in real estate management and real estate investments, developing international business and handling Mergers & Acquisitions.
Ariel Properties – Property Management Ltd.,(www.arielgroup.co.il) is the oldest and the largest in the field of property management and real estate services having an annual turnover of 350 million Shekels and with subsidiaries in five European countries.. As part of the Netivim Group it was sold to Electra Israel Ltd. in 2004. (www.electra.co.il)
The Netivim Group is mainly engaged in developing innovative business in the areas of services with an aim to selling them after their consolidation.
The Ariel Netivim’s Group vision is to maximize the value for the investors, partners and employees by developing opportunities in “niche” markets. The directors, affiliates and employees of the Group are also involved in community activities, whether in the private sector or within the group’s business activities at least 50% of their time.
The guiding principle of the group: Investment activities, professional service and quality while incorporating social values.
Haim Ariel is the Owner and Chairman of the Ariel Netivim Group. He has managed companies for over 40 years in a variety of business sectors, although mainly in the field of real estate. Haim is, and has been, a member of several boards of directors in companies and organizations in various fields of industry and construction. He is also involved in cultural organizations as well as activities for the disabled community which specifically deals with social enterprise and business development niches.
Mr. Ariel is serving as Honorary Consul General of the Republic of Lithuania in Israel and also serves as a representative of the Lithuanian Economic Development Authority – Enterprise Lithuania in Israel and under this framework is acting to strengthen economic ties between these countries.
In recent years he has also established a network of Social Enterprise companies in order to encourage employment and to generate jobs for people with physical, mental and cognitive disabilities.