AMIR COHEN joined Ligature Partners in 2010 as CFO. He is a seasoned publishing executive with a career that started in Israel more that 20 years ago. In 1991 Amir joined The Forward in New York City as Business Manager. As Publisher, he led The New Jersey Jewish News from years of deficits into seven straight years of profitability while expanding its brand throughout the state. Amir owned and operated Mediabuy LLC, an advertising agency and consulting firm. Before joining Ligature Partners, he served as CEO at JFL Media, a Massachusetts-based non-profit. Amir has an MBA from Tel Aviv University.