Lior was a permanent member of the Presidential Advisory Committee during the presidency of Shimon Peres.
He holds a Law Degree and a Master's in Public Policy, both from Tel Aviv University as well as post-grad studies from Stanford University.
He served in the prestigious 8200 unit of the Intelligence Bureau of the IDF, where he was awarded the Prime Minister's citation.
- Schusterman Fellowship (Cohort 1); ROI Community (2007, 2013).
- Gather Fellowship (2015-2016)
- Israel Venture Network (IVN) Fellowship (class of 2009)