Shimon Benita graduated with a BA in business administration majoring in accounting from the Rishon Lezion College of Administration.
LLM graduate law degree from Bar Ilan University
Serves as director in the Ashkelon Economic Development Company and the contract and finance committee of the Ashkelon Economic Development Company
Graduated a course on Associations and non-profit organizations – Management, Financial Reporting, Auditing and Taxation Aspects at the Institute of Further Education and Certificate Studies
Graduated a course on Auditing Local Authority Financial Reports at the Institute of Further Education and Certificate Studies
In 2000-2003 CPA for three and a half years at Kessleman and Kessleman Accouting Firm part of the Price Waterhouse Coopers Group (one of the leading firms in Israel belonging to the world’s largest network of accounting firms)
In 2003-2005 partner in an accounting firm in Ashkelon.
In addition to classical services of auditing, accounting advise and taxation advise, partner to capital recruitment process for risk-capital funds (Pitango, Veritas, Peregrin), issues for leading firms on the Israeli economy in Israel and overseas
Experience in auditing associations, local authorities, internal auditing and investigative auditing
Drafting and editing expert accountant legal opinions on financial and accounting issues both for the court and for commercial customers.