Gil Karniel
An entrepreneur, producer, artistic director and owner of Gil Karniel Productions.

Gil Karniel Productions has initiated a number of international cultural and music events in Israel, including Jerusalem Sacred music festival, Sunbeat Festival and the Istanbul-Tel Aviv Music and Art Festival – Sound ports, among which the company was responsible for bringing dozens of international artists to Israel such as Amadou & Mariam, Jonny Greenwood (Radiohead), Die Antwood, Baaba Maal, Xavier Rudd, Mulatu Astatke, Tank and the Bangas, Bombino, Groundation, BCUC, Selda Bağcan. Gil Karniel believes that music and cultural events can bring about a meaningful change in reality and connection between people and cultures.