Our Team

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Management

CEO
+972-2-658-6671
Dr. Itzik Goldwaser is the CEO of Yissum after former serving as Yissum's SVP of Business Development & Alliance Management. Itzik has over 20 years of experience in the bio-pharmaceutical industry, spanning executive and R&D ... more >
CFO / COO
+972-2-658-6651
Sharon Cohen has served as Yissum’s CFO since 2010, after first serving as Yissum’s Controller for four years. Sharon’s previous experience includes positions in the Finance department of the Jewish Agency and at KPMG Somekh ... more >
General Counsel
+972-2-658-6642
Bob Trachtenberg joined Yissum in 2006 as its first General Counsel. In this role he manages all aspects of Yissum’s legal work, including technology licensing and intellectual property protection. An attorney with over 35 years ... more >

Business Development

VP, BD, Healthcare
+972-2-658-6692
VP, BD, Healthcare
+972-50-985-7785
Dr. Keren-Or Amar is Vice President of Business Development at Yissum where she specializes in pursuing commercial partnerships for researchers from Hebrew University’s Medical and Life Sciences faculties. Keren-Or brings to ... more >
VP, BD, Physical Sciences
+972-2-658-6686
Dr. Matt Zarek is Vice President of Business Development at Yissum and is tasked with identifying and engaging with corporate partners to commercialize Intellectual Property from the Physical Sciences. Matt proactively drives ... more >
VP, BD Computer & Social Sciences
+972-2-658-6697
Anna Pellivert is Vice President of Business Development at Yissum where she is responsible for developing commercial opportunities for early-stage academic technologies from the Hebrew University in the areas of Computer Science (AI, ... more >
VP, BD AgTech, FoodTech, Veterinary & Environmental Sciences
+972-2-658-6693
Dr. Ilya Pittel is Vice President of Business Development at Yissum specializing in facilitating partnerships between researchers from the Hebrew University’s Faculty of Agriculture and industry in the fields of Agtech, Foodtech, ... more >
Business System Support Manager
+972-2-658-4768
Faigy Snow supports the Business Development Team at Yissum. She holds a BA from Touro College. Previously she worked in legal transcription and as an Executive Assistant.

Scouting, Ideation & Technology Evaluation (SITE)

SITE CONSULTANT
+972-658-6683
Director, Scouting, Ideation, and Technology Evaluation
+972-2-658-6687
Director, Scouting, Ideation, and Technology Evaluation
+972-08-948-9263
SITE PROJECT MANAGER
+972-2-658-6635

Alliance & Contracts Management (ACM)

Director of Contract Alliances and Research Grants
+972-2-658-6691
Director of Alliances and Portfolio Companies
+972-2-658-6684

Patents

VP, Intellectual Property
+972-2-658-6861
Patent Attorney
+972-2-658-6654
Director, Intellectual Property
+972-2-658-4583

Finance

Senior Director of Finance & Controller
+972-2-658-6667
Director of Research Accounts and Customers
+972-2-658-6653
Director of Payments and Suppliers
+972-2-658-6957

Legal

Deputy General Counsel
+972-2-658-6664
Associate Counsel
02-658-6685

Marketing & Communications

Senior Director of Marketing & Communications
+972-2-658-6698

IT

Director of IT
+972-2-658-6678

Administration

Assistant to the CEO
+972-2-658-6671
Office Manager
+972-2-658-6235