Hi, we are Alfa
Sustainable Projects

Our diverse team of engineers, architects, and planners are passionate about finding innovative solutions for our clients. We enjoy taking on new challenges, and eating lunch by the beach.
  • International team
  • Certified professionals
  • Award-winning specialists
  • Experienced engineers and architects

Chen Shalita

LEED AP BD + C | Architect (BA) | CEO
chen@alfaprojects.co.il

Chen served 23 years in the Israeli Air Force, after which he graduated with honors from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology earning a B.A.in Architecture.

Jerome Sebbag
Jerome Sebbag

Jerome Sebbag

LEED AP BD + C | Civil Engineer (MSc) | Associate
jerome@alfaprojects.co.il

Jerome heads the Building Science Department at Alfa, which focuses on advanced simulations for energy, daylight, solar radiation, CFD, and more.

Laurel Dorfman
Laurel Dorfman

Laurel Dorfman

WELL AP, LEED AP ID+C | Fitwel Ambassador | Architecture (BSc), Env. Studies (MA) | Associate
laurel@alfaprojects.co.il

Laurel is the first WELL AP and Fitwel Ambassador in Israel, and specializes in health and well-being focused design. Laurel manages international sustainability consulting projects for high-profile companies in the EMEA region.

Yaniv Yehezkel
Yaniv Yehezkel

Yaniv Yehezkel

LEED Green Associate | Environmental Engineer (BSc) | Associate

Yaniv is leading the Energy & Sustainable Design Department at Alfa, which focuses on managing sustainable, and resource efficient design processes for high-rise buildings and campuses. 

Or Ancory

Mechanical Engineering (BSc)

At Alfa, Or is running whole building performance analyzes, including envelope design and HVAC systems, GHG analysis (LCA) and IAQ technologies integration.

Benjy Brandwein
Benjy Brandwein

Benjy Brandwein

LEED AP BD+C | Environmental Engineer (BSc)

Benjy is a LEED Accredited Professional for the BD+C rating system and has extensive experience in certifying projects to LEED, notably ToHa 1 and Campus Amot which both received LEED Platinum certification. 

Raphael Gliksberg
Raphael Gliksberg

Raphael Gliksberg

LEED Green Associate | Environmental Engineer (BSc)

At Alfa, he utilizes the tools of Building Science to model energy flow in building simulations, providing share-holders with economic analysis for best practice design and certifying projects under LEED certification.

Yael Peery
Yael Peery

Yael Peery

LEED Green Associate | Fitwel Ambassador | CompSci (BA), Env. Studies (MSc)

At Alfa, Yael manages LEED, WELL and Fitwel projects. She led the Microsoft Campus, Herzliya LEED and Fitwel certifications, completing them to higher certification levels than initially targeted.

Maria Yogev
Maria Yogev

Maria Yogev

LEED Green Associate | Architect (BA)

At Alfa, Maria manages Building Science projects both related to LEED and 5281 certification both in urban scale and single building projects.

Andy Kopelowitz

LEED Green Associate | Structural and Civil Engineer (BSc)

Andy graduated from the University of Cape Town with a Bachelor of Science degree in Civil & Structural Engineering.

Danit Smith

LEED Green Associate | Structural and Civil Engineer (BSc)

Danit is a graduate of the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology with B.Sc in Civil Engineering.

Sarah Elbaz Garame

LEED AP BD+C | Fitwel Ambassador | Sustainability and Government (BA)

Sarah graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the IDC Herzliya University in Sustainability and Government with a specialization in Diplomacy and Counter-Terrorism.

Laila Alfie

Architecture (BSc)
Laila is a graduate of Buenos Aires University (FADU) with B.A. in Architecture.

Zara Wagner

Geography (BA)
Zara is a Geography graduate from Kings’ College London who went on to complete a post graduate diploma from University College London (UCL). 

Laura Riegle

LEED Green Associate | Sustainability and Government (BA)

Laura graduated with a bachelor’s degree from the IDC Herzliya University in Sustainability and Government with a specialization in Global Affairs and Conflict Resolution.

Hannah Stone

Architect (BA)

Hannah is a graduate of the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology with a B.Sc in Architectural Sciences. 

Noa Friedmann

Human Resources and Administration | Psychology (BA)
Noa is a graduate of the Academic College of Tel Aviv-Yaffo with B.A. in Psychology.

Shani Orlovsky

Sustainability and Government (BA)

Shani graduated with a Bachelors degree from the IDC Herzliya University in Sustainability and Government with a specialization in Global Affairs and Conflict Resolution.

Ella Bichachi

Biotechnology and Environmental Science (MSc)

Ella is a graduate of Tel-Aviv University with a M.Sc. in Biotechnology and Environmental science. 

Shaanan Sack

Environmental Engineer (MSc)

Shaanan is an environmental engineer (M.Sc. Tel Aviv university).