Professor Benad Goldwasser has served as chairman of the ScoutCam board of directors since its inception. Prof. Goldwasser is a serial entrepreneur and retired urology medical doctor. In 2016, Prof. Goldwasser launched a venture capital fund partnered with SAIL, a Shanghai Government investment company. Prof. Goldwasser has served as a member of the board of directors of Innoventric Ltd. since 2017. From 2013-2016 Prof. Goldwasser served as an external director of BioCanCell Ltd. (TASE: BICL). Prof. Goldwasser was the co-founder of Vidamed Inc., Medinol Ltd., Rita Medical Inc., Optonol Ltd. and GI View Ltd. Prof. Goldwasser served as managing director of Biomedical Investments Ltd., an Israeli Venture Capital. During his medical career, he served as Chairman of Urology at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center and Professor of Surgery at Tel-Aviv University. Prof. Goldwasser holds an MD and MBA from Tel-Aviv University.
Dr. Irit Yaniv is an experienced and accomplished senior executive in the Medtech industry. She played a significant role in leading Accelmed’s ventures portfolio companies, since 2012. Dr. Yaniv was the co-founder of two of Accelmed’s portfolio companies, both in the field of metabolic disorders (e.g. diabetes and obesity). Currently, she serves as either the chairperson or as an active board member for the aforementioned Israeli portfolio companies. Dr. Yaniv holds an MD from the Ben-Gurion University in Beer Sheva, Israel, and an MBA from the Recanati Business School at Tel Aviv University.
Shmuel Donnerstein has served on our board of directors since December 26, 2019. Mr. Donnerstein is the chairman and owner of the RB Group. Prior to that, in 1995 Mr. Donnerstein established Open Gallery Door Company, and in 1998 led its merger with Carmiel Timber Plants, which Mr. Donnerstein had acquired prior to the merger. Mr. Donnerstein managed the combined company until 2006. Earlier in his career, Mr. Donnerstein was owner and CEO of Motti Sweets from 1975 until it was acquired by the Strauss Group in 1983. In 2014, Mr. Donnerstein was awarded the Industry Prize from the Manufacturers’ Association of Israel.
Ronen Rosenbloom has served as a member of our Board since December 26, 2019. Mr. Rosenbloom is an independent lawyer working out of a self-owned law firm specializing in white collar offences. Mr. Rosenbloom serves as chairman of the Israeli Money Laundering Prohibition committee and the Prohibition of Money Laundering Committee of the Tel Aviv District, both of the Israel Bar Association. Mr. Rosenbloom previously served as a police prosecutor in the Tel Aviv District. Mr. Rosenbloom holds an LLB from the Ono Academic College, an Israeli branch of University of Manchester.
Issac Zilberman has served as a member of our Board since December 26, 2019. From 2007 through the end of 2016, Mr. Zilberman also served as a special investment advisor at Sullam Holdings L.R. Ltd., a financial services corporation in the Lenny Recanati Group, focusing primarily on investments in high-tech, biotechnology and real estate companies. Mr. Zilberman also serves as a director in other private Israeli companies, and has over 20 years of prior experience as an executive officer of various public and private companies. Mr. Zilberman holds a BA in economics and accounting from Tel Aviv University in Tel Aviv, Israel, and he is a certified public accountant in Israel.
Lior Amit has served on our board of directors since December 26, 2019. Since 2014, Mr. Amit has served as a financial consultant to multiple companies on matters related to, inter alia, mergers and acquisitions. Mr. Amit currently serves as a member of the board of directors for multiple Israeli public and private companies, including in the role of an external or independent director. Mr. Amit holds both a BA in economics and accounting and an MBA from Tel-Aviv University. Mr. Amit is a certified public accountant in Israel.