Team

rafi_gidron

Founder and Chairman, Israel Brain Technologies Dr. Rafi Gidron is an entrepreneur who founded and managed technology companies in multiple disciplines including fields such as telecommunications, nanotechnology, neurotechnology and cleantech. Most notably, Gidron was involved in one of… Read more

laurentbw

Laurent has led Cukierman & Co. Life Sciences since 2008 and has been involved in more than 60 medtech and biotech corporate finance transactions and advisory assignments for the Cukierman group. His team works worldwide with venture-backed and… Read more

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Ittai Harel is a Managing General Partner of Pitango Venture Capital. His  investment focus is in healthcare, and include Digital Health, Medical Devices, Diagnsotics and Specialty Pharma. Before joining Pitango, Ittai headed up Corporate Development at Nektar Therapeutics… Read more

JOHN H. ABELES, M.D.

Born in Zimbabwe, and trained in medicine and pharmacology in England, Dr Abeles practiced medicine before joining the pharmaceutical industry, first in the UK and later in the US. He was the first full-time Wall Street health-care analyst… Read more

Dr. Denise Barbut

Co-Founder & President, Enterin, Inc. developing novel compounds for the treatment of neurodegenerative diseases such as Parkinson’s disease. Dr. Barbut is a neurologist and entrepreneur , who has founded several neurology companies and has been Chairman and CEO… Read more

michalpreminger

Dr. Michal Preminger is currently Executive Director at Harvard University’s Office of Technology Development, overseeing industry partnerships, startup formation and development of scientific programs and discoveries emerging from research at Harvard Medical School. Prior to joining Harvard in… Read more

Danny Weiss

Danny Weiss is a life science entrepreneur and executive. He is currently the CEO of CardioLogic Innovations, an early stage start-up developing a home monitoring solution for chronic heart failure patients. Danny previously served as the CEO of… Read more

daniel_gold

Brigadier General (Res.), Former Head of Research and Development, Israel Ministry of Defense and Israel Defense Forces Awarded the 2012 Israel Defense Prize, Dr. Gold was responsible for the State of Israel’s military research and development policy. He… Read more

jonathan_kolodny

CEO, Jardin International Holdings Jonathan Kolodny is the CEO of Jardin International Holdings, which is responsible for the international activities of Keter Plastic, the world’s largest consumer plastics company. Jonathan was formerly a Director (Senior Partner) of McKinsey… Read more