Ishay joined Baron in 2015 as a research analyst and has 7 years of research experience. In 2020 Ishay was named assistant portfolio manager of Baron Opportunity Fund. From 2014 to 2015, Ishay was a vice president of the direct investing desk at Hudson Bay Capital Management. Ishay graduated with honors from Haifa University in Israel with a B.A. in multidisciplinary studies in 2011 and from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania with an M.B.A. in 2014.