Bio - Daniel
Daniel Horowitz is the Genealogy Expert at
MyHeritage, providing key contributions in the areas of product development,
customer support, and public affairs, liaising with genealogy societies,
bloggers and media, lecturing, and attending conferences around the world.
Daniel headed the company's translation department for 8 years, where he was
instrumental in increasing MyHeritage global support to 42 languages.
Dedicated to genealogy since 1986, Daniel was the teacher and the study guide
editor of the family history project "Searching for My Roots" in Venezuela for
15 years, where he helped found the Jewish Genealogy Society of Venezuela. He
has a BS.c. in computer engineering, a Specialization in education, and a degree
in Management of Educational Institutions.
Daniel has lived in Israel since 2005, coordinated multiple crowdsourcing
transcription projects, and holds board level positions at the Israel Genealogy
Research Association (IGRA) and the International Association of Jewish
Genealogical Societies (IAJGS), among others.