American businessman of Jewish origin. Founders and former president ,CEO and chief creative officer of Marvel Studios. He is known for having produced almost all of the film adaptation of the comic book Marvel Comics.
Avi Arad was born and raised in the city of Ramat Gan in Israel. There you go to college, but after he left for the United States and enrolled in Nofstrinsky Unisersitet in New York. In 1972, he received a bachelor of management.
In 1990, Avi Arad serves as executive producer on several animated series and the 1992 series X-Men on the Fox Kids channel.
Along with co-owner Isaac Perlmutter his production company Toy Biz Toy ,We come to grips with Carl Icahn and Ron Perelmanom for possession of Marvel Comics controlling stake of the company, which in 1996 declared itself bankrupt. In the end, Arad and Perlmutter have succeeded in this, and the company got the exclusive right to produce toys in the form of Spider-Man and other superheroes. In fact, he saved the company from bankruptcy through licensing and adaptation.
July 4, 2004, Avi Arad became a citizen and became a full citizen of the United States.
In 2006, Avi Arad announced his resignation from all posts, including, and as CEO Marvel Studios.It plans to form his own production company, Avi Arad Productions, but will continue to engage in the comics Marvel Comics. The first film of his new company was the " Bratz ", which was a disaster.
In May 2007, he visited Moscow during the premiere of the movie " Spider-Man 3 : The enemy of reflection ".