BSc in Industrial Engineering and MBA, INSEAD. Entrepreneurial leader of creative solutions that make a difference. Early in career, led by drive for delivering meaningful solutions to Silicon Valley-based Applied Materials. Later, joined Philips. Co-founded Philips' Global Corporate Venture arm, making Philips one of the most active corporate investors in Israel. Led Philips in a visionary pathway into personalized telemedicine healthcare through an investment, joint venture and IPO of SHL Telemedicine, and became the Chief Executive Officer of its European subsidiary. 2006, joined ElMindA's board as an investor while recognizing the significance of better understanding brain function for improving the lives of millions affected by neuropsychiatric disorders; soon thereafter became Chief Executive Officer.