Board Of Directors
- Mr. Gerry Feldman – Chairman and CEO
Mr. Gerry Feldman brings broad industry experience in manufacturing and marketing of medical devices and in hospital administration. He is a board director in numerous Israeli medical device companies and has served in senior managerial roles at Covidien, Oridion, Thermo Electron, International Technidyne Corporation and JFK Medical Center.
- Dr. Uri Geiger – Director
Dr. Uri Geiger is Chairman and Founder of Accelmed, a leading medical device investment firm. Until 2009, he served as the founder of Exalenz Bioscience Ltd. (TASE:EXEN). Dr. Geiger is a serial entrepreneur who has successfully founded and sold three companies: Kirabo Inc. (sold to a Diamond Explorer), GalayOr Inc. (sold to MEMSCAP S.A.- Euronext: MEMS) and Tau Hedge Funds Management (partially sold to Migdal Capital Markets). Dr. Geiger has been involved in multiple investments in Israeli innovative medtech companies such as X-Technologies (acquired by Guidant), VisionSense, Medson (acquired by Imadent), and others. Dr. Geiger serves as an adjunct professor at Tel Aviv Recanati Business School, where he lectures on private equity and venture capital in the International Program. He is the author of the books “Startup Companies and Venture Capital” (Tel Aviv University Press, 2001) and “From Concept to Wall Street” (Financial Times – Prentice Hall, 2003).
- Mrs. Hannah Lerman – Director
Mrs. Hanna Lerman has over 15 years of experience in financial management and consulting. She is currently CFO at Arkin Holdings and board member at Sphera Global Healthcare L.P. Previously, she served as the CFO of various high tech companies such as Discretix, Storwize and SunGard Business Integration. Hanna has an MBA majoring in Finance from Tel Aviv University and a B.A. in Economics and Accounting. She is a certified public accountant.
- Mr. Eitan Nahum – Director
Mr. Eitan Nahum is actively involved as an investor and serves on the board of several international, medical and IT companies. Mr. Nahum served as VP Strategic Planning and Business Development of U.S. Surgical Corporation, a $1.4 billion medical company, where he led investments of over $700 million in mergers and acquisitions, expanding it into new market segments such as cardiology, cardiovascular, spinal surgery and electrocautery. He was a co-founder and CEO of Radiancy Inc. and President and CEO of Bogen Communication International Inc., which he made public. Mr. Nahum also served as the President of Sharplan Lasers Inc., which he successfully turned around to become a market leader in the laser aesthetic market. Prior to that, he held various executive positions at Laser Industries. Mr. Nahum holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Management and Industrial Engineering, focused on Business Entrepreneurship from the Technion Institute in Haifa.
- Mr. Doron Birger – External Director
Mr. Birger currently serves as a director of the public companies Hadasit Bio-Holdings Ltd., Icecure and Medigus, and as chairman and director of several private companies in Israel in the high-technology sector mainly in the medical device field. Previously, Mr. Birger managed the Israeli operation of Landmark Ventures, a US high technology investment bank and was director and chairman of the board at Given Imaging Ltd. (was publicly traded NASDAQ and TASE). Mr. Birger held top management roles at Elron Electronic Industries, Ltd. (CEO, President, CFO) publicly traded NASDAQ and TASE, where he was also director or chairman of the board of many privately held companies in the Elron group in the fields of medical devices, semiconductors and communication. Prior to that, Mr. Birger served as CFO at leading companies such as North Hills Electronics Ltd., Middle-East Pipes Ltd., Maquette Ltd., Bateman Engineering Ltd. and I.D.C. Industrial Development Company Ltd.
Mr. Birger holds a B.A. and an M.A. degree in economics from the Hebrew University, Jerusalem.
- Mr. Yuval Yanai – External Director
Mr. Yuval Yanai has served as a member of our board of directors as an external director and Chairman of the audit committee, Chairman of the Compensation Committee and Chairman of the financial reporting committee since March 2015. Previously, Mr. Yanai served as Senior VP and CFO of Given Imaging Ltd., Koor Industries Ltd, NICE Systems Ltd., (an Israeli global provider of Insight from Interactions), and Elscint Ltd., (manufacturing of medical imaging devices).
Currently, Mr. Yanai serves as an external director and Chairman of the audit committee of Macrocure Ltd. (NASDAQ listed), and Check Cap Ltd., (NASDAQ listed). He is also an external director of Haddasah Medical Center and serves as the Chairman of the board of directors of Endobetix Ltd., and as a member of the board of directors of Efranat Ltd. and CompuLab Ltd.
Previously, Mr. Yanai served as a director of Citycon Oj, Starplast Industries Ltd., Adama Ltd., ECI Telecom Ltd., Equity One, Inc., BVR Systems Ltd., Tadiran Communication Ltd., The Elisra Group and Telrad Networks Ltd.
Mr. Yanai holds a B.Sc. degree in Accounting and Economics from Tel-Aviv University.