20 stories about R&D
Itay Kinnrot

Gloat appoints Itay Kinnrot as Vice President of Research and Development

Kinnrot, former VP of R&D at Peech and Kaltura, will lead the growth and innovation strategy at the company
Daniela Krispin

Novidea appoints Daniela Krispin as VP, Research & Development

Krispin previously served as Head of AI & Data at Amdocs, VP R&D at Seebo and VP R&D at Augury
Ilan Avital

NeuReality appoints Intel exec Ilan Avital as Chief R&D Officer

Former Intel Vice President of Engineering for Data Center Networking to lead development and commercialization of NeuReality’s AI technology
מתכנת תכנות קוד מהנדס תוכנה מחשב מחשוב

Mapping Israeli high-tech's leading R&D engineers

Ahead of Calcalist's "Developers at the Front" conference, the Mamram and Ofek alumni associations compiled a list of prominent development leaders in Israeli high-tech
Guy Shaviv Fairmatic

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

The former co-founder and CEO of Skyline AI will lead R&D as Melio expands to become a leading B2B payments platform
Edo Yahav SafeBreach 20

“We try to think as hackers do in order to assess the completeness of your security solution.”

Computers have fascinated Edo Yahav, vice president of R&D and general manager Israel at SafeBreach, since he was in middle school.
ליאת אשכנזי OwnBackup

Liat Ashkenazi appointed as Senior VP of Engineering at OwnBackup

Ashkenazi previously led data security at cybersecurity company Imperva and also served as an R&D director at Harman