Peter Paz – CEO
Peter Paz brings to the table 25 years of combined strategic business and international marketing experience. Peter previously co-founded Telegate, a high-growth company later acquired by Terayon for $400 million. At Terayon (subsequently acquired by Motorola), he served as Corporate VP Business Development & Marketing, where he was responsible for integrating the businesses of nine acquired companies. After that, Peter provided business development services, including strategic consulting and fundraising, to over 20 growth companies. In addition, he consulted for major firms in Israel such as Comverse, Strauss and Johnson & Johnson. For the last four years he has served as a faculty member of the Wharton-Recanati Global Consulting Program, a select joint course for Wharton-Recanati MBA Students.
David Hercky - Chairman of the Board
David Hercky owns and operates several companies in Israel and Central Europe. David has many years of project management experience in the Agro industry. Furthermore,, he was involved in various business activities such as retail, consultancy and presently serves as the chairman of the Israel – Czech chamber of commerce and industry. These days David is also the vice chairman of the Israeli Federation of bi national chambers of commerce and he is involved in the healthcare industry in the Czech Republic. David holds a B.Sc. Food Engineering and Biotechnology (cum laud) from the Technion in Haifa and an MBA in Financing from Bar Ilan University.
Moshe Shitrit - Director
Moshe Shitrit has vast experience in the field of finances and accounting; producing financial records for R&D, national and international tax reports, due diligence, investing and recruiting finances, as well as investment banking. Mr, Shitrit currently serves as the CEO of ATI. Before joining ATI, Moshe Shitrit was the accountant for Telematics Wireless Ltd (formerly TADIRAN TELEMATICS LTD) Member of ITURAN group, a multinational high- tech company and a global leader in the advanced RF wireless systems and networks for the M2M industry. In 2003, he served as an accountant for Talia Technology Ltd., a multinational company developing and commercializing medical equipment field. In 1998 served as a Manager in the prominent accounting firm Zohar at Zohar (Member of Deloitte Touche Tohmatsu). Moshe Shitrit is a CPA (Ramat Gan College,1999).
Dr. Samuel Perstnev – Chief Scientist
Samuel Perstnev is an experienced researcher with in-depth experience bringing innovative products to fruition throughout his career. Previously, he served as a group leader of scientific employees from the former USSR at A.K. Industries, a leader in the field of precision injection moulding. Samuel earned an MSc in mechanical engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Kharkov, Ukraine, and a PhD in hydraulics and materials. Samuel Perstnev is also an experienced researcher with in-depth experience in realization of innovative products throughout his track record as agroup leader of scientific employees from the former USSR in A.K. Industries Ltd.
Dr. Boris Natapov – Researcher
Boris Natapov is a leading researcher in the development of new materials. He previously was in charge of designing equipment for the thermal processing of a new material at the firm Isoltherm. Boris holds an MSc and a PhD in mechanical engineering specializing in physical metallurgy and thermal processing.
Dr. Reonald Okhanov – Researcher
Reonald Okhanov is an experienced mining engineer specializing in the exploitation of oil and gas wells. Previously, Reonald served in several research and managerial positions in the mining industry, with particular expertise in cementing and strengthening holes, fluid control and related fields.