R&D

20 stories about R&D
Guy Shaviv Fairmatic

Guy Shaviv joins Fairmatic to build R&D hub in Israel

18.01.23|CTech
Shaviv will serve as Head of Engineering for Fairmatic and will lead the development of its new R&D hub in Israel, which is recruiting 30 engineers
Shachar Gidron Sayata

Sayata appoints Shachar Gidron as new Vice President of R&D

17.01.23|CTech
Gidron will oversee the technological vision and development at Sayata, which has developed a marketplace for insurance brokers and carriers to easily scale their SMB portfolios
פוג'יטסו

Fujitsu establishes new R&D center in Israel to strengthen data and security technologies

28.11.22|Meir Orbach
The Tel Aviv-based center, which is set to open in April 2023, will initially include a team composed of around 10 experts recruited from Israel alongside researchers from Japan and Europe
Meron Colbeci Chekcout

Checkout.com launches R&D center in Tel Aviv

15.11.22|CTech
The cloud-based payments service provider is set to hire around 100 employees in Israel for its product and engineering functions over the next 24 months
Fadi Aboud Jack Doweck Marcelo Yuffe Intel Israel

Intel promotes three Israelis to executive technological positions

25.09.22|CTech
Fadi Aboud, Jack Doweck, and Marcelo Yuffe were named Intel Fellows, equivalent to VPs, in the processor design and development group
Natasha Shine-Zirkel Wilco

Wilco appoints Natasha Shine-Zirkel as Chief Business Officer

19.09.22|CTech
Prior to joining Wilco, Shine-Zirkel was the Business Verticals Group Manager at Fiverr, overseeing over half of the freelancer services catalog
לוגו אפל ירושלים

Apple setting up new R&D center in Jerusalem

27.07.22|Raphael Kahan
The tech behemoth will be opening its third such center in Israel, with the Jerusalem site seeking engineers for the development of Apple’s M1 processors used in Mac desktops and notebooks
Nir Pinhasov Glassbox

Glassbox adds Nir Pinhasov to lead R&D

27.06.22|CTech
Pinhasov joins Glassbox from gaming giant Playtika where he most recently served as VP of Engineering
Moti Eliav Intuit

Intuit appoints Moti Eliav as its new Israel Site Leader

21.06.22|James Spiro
Eliav holds more than 30 years of experience and joined Intuit in 2020 as Head of IDX (Intuit Data Exchange) Israel
שרת החדשנות והמדע אורית פרקש הכהן הדמיה של הלוויין הישראלי עמוס 8

Israel to invest NIS 600 million in spacetech R&D

15.05.22|Meir Orbach
The Israel Space Agency and Innovation Authority want to double the number of companies and employees in space tech, plan to launch a research satellite, and attract more high school students
דרור בין מנכל רשות החדשנות

Israeli government not investing enough in R&D, reveals Innovation Authority report

11.05.22|Meir Orbach
Israel was in first place in the OECD in R&D expenditure as a percentage of GDP in 2020, but was in last place in government expenditure. According to the report, there are currently 360,000 people employed in high-tech in Israel, 235,000 of which are Jewish men
קו רקיע מרכז תל אביב Tel Aviv Business Center

High-tech continues to blossom, but the rest of Israel’s economy can’t keep up

21.03.22|Doron Broitman
While the high-tech sector is skyrocketing, national welfare expenses in Israel have declined compared to other OECD countries, expanding the already wide gaps between tech employees and the rest
גיא ציפורי

Melio appoints Guy Zipori as VP of R&D

15.03.22|CTech
The former co-founder and CEO of Skyline AI will lead R&D as Melio expands to become a leading B2B payments platform
ליאת אשכנזי OwnBackup

Liat Ashkenazi appointed as Senior VP of Engineering at OwnBackup

12.01.22|CTech
Ashkenazi previously led data security at cybersecurity company Imperva and also served as an R&D director at Harman
אילן שטיינברג

VAST Data opens new development center in Haifa

01.12.21|James Spiro
The new center in Haifa will have 30 employees initially, with that number expected to double in its first few months
פליקס וייסמן ThoughtLeaders

ThoughtLeaders hires Felix Vaisman as VP of R&D

23.11.21|CTech
The former VP of R&D at SimilarWeb will be responsible for leading innovation through the expansion of data coverage, the development of new tools, and scaling ThoughtLeaders’ platform
Zeev Farbman זיו פברמן מנכ”ל ומייסד חברת Lightticks

Lightricks to build an 8,600 square feet R&D center in Haifa

22.11.21|Golan Hazani
The company has already started hiring for the new center which will be headed by Idan Megidish. CEO Zeev Farbman said the move “will allow us to reach a large population located in the north of the country"
כנס טק תל אביב כנס טק תל אביב Lihi Zelnik סיטק סיטק

What inspired Alibaba to choose Israel for its first foreign R&D Center?

03.11.21|James Spiro
Speaking with James Spiro at Tech TLV, General Manager at Alibaba Israel Lihi Zelnik shares what made the Asian company come to the Middle East
מהנדסים אינטל שפיתחו את מעבד אלדר לייק Intel  Alder Lake Team

Intel launches new Alder Lake processor - with the help of 1,000 Israelis

27.10.21|James Spiro
It’s being hailed by the company as its most ambitious project in the last decade