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Management Team From Alma Lasers

Ziv Karni - CEO & Founder
Ariela Albalak - Vice President of Quality & Regulatory Affairs
Nadav Bayer - Vice President of Engineering
Eyal Ben David - Vice President of Sales in Europe & Africa
Alex Britva - Vice President of R&D
Lior Dayan - Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing, Managing Director of the GMBH Office
Tatiana Epstein - Vice President Regulatory Affairs
Avi Farbstein - CEO Alma Lasers North America Operation
Jason Hua - Chief Financial Officer
Ronen Lazarovich - Chief Operating Officer
Yair Leopold - Vice President of Alma Surgical Business Unit
Joseph Lepselter - Vice President of Clinical Affairs
Doron Yannai - Vice President of Finance

Ziv Karni</a> - CEO & Founder

Ziv Karni

CEO & Founder of Alma Lasers
Dr. Karni holds a Ph.D. in chemical physics from Tel Aviv University and a Post doctorate in physics and chemistry from Columbia University and Stanford University, respectively. A pioneer in medical laser research and development since 1980, he has created some of the most successful and effective laser and pulsed light systems brought to market, and has received numerous patents in the medical device arena.

Ariela Albalak - Vice President of Quality & Regulatory Affairs

Ariela Albalak

Vice President of Quality & Regulatory Affairs
Ariela is responsible for leading and driving the execution of global regulatory with a focus on efficient, rapid and timely approval of devices. Ariela also has overall responsibility for leading the company product quality systems, including the setting of quality goals, managing and improving all aspects of the quality system and product quality. Ariela has a broad academic background with extensive industrial experience in research & development, quality assurance and regulation of medical devices. Ariela completed post-doctoral research at the Harvard Medical School, and holds a PhD, MSc and BSc in Chemical Engineering from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.

Nadav Bayer - Vice President of Engineering

Nadav Bayer

Vice President of Engineering
With more than 20 years' experience with Lasers electrical systems, Nadav is responsible for the direction and management of lasers software and electrical hardware team. Nadav holds BSc in electrical Engineering from the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology.
 
 

Eyal Ben David -

Eyal Ben David

Vice President of Sales in Europe & Africa
Eyal is responsible to recruit, support and inspire Alma's Partners in EMEA. Eyal has joined Alma six years ago, starting as a sales manager in Latin America and later on taking responsibly of European market as Sales director. Eyal holds a BSc in Industrial engineering and an MBA from Ben-Gurion University.

Alex Britva - Vice President, R&D

Alex Britva

Vice President of R&D
Alex is responsible for the research and development of Radiofrequency and Ultrasound systems and technology. Alex brings 37 years of experience in the laser industry with development of CO2 lasers, RF and ultrasound systems. He is an author more than 30 scientific articles and more than 10 patents. Alex holds MSc and PhD from Electro-technical Institute, Novosibirsk Russia.

Vice President of Global Sales & Marketing, Managing Director of the GMBH Office

Lior Dayan

Vice President of Global Sales & Managing Director of the GMBH Office.
Lior is responsible for the direction and management of all sales and business development operations, including market competitiveness, pricing, compensation, distribution and channel strategy. Lior brings 15 years of experience in the laser industry with operational, logistic, financial and sales expertise. Out of which 9 years of experience in the growing Asian Market. Lior holds a BA in Economics & Logistics from Bar Ilan University (cum laude) and an MBA, Economics Major from University of Manchester - Israel branch.

Tatiana Epstein - Vice President Regulatory Affairs

Tatiana Epstein

Vice President Regulatory Affairs
Tatiana joined Alma Lasers in 2005. Tatiana is responsible for ensuring product compliance with current regulation and quality system requirements, coordination & preparation of numerous worldwide regulatory submissions for marketing clearance and licensing through successful negotiations with the FDA, European Notified Bodies, Health Canada, the Ministry of Health of Israel and local regulatory agencies. Tatiana Epstein holds a Master of Arts Degree from the Moscow State Language University, and has over 15 year experience in regulation of medical devices in various technological fields.

Avi Farbstein  - CEO Alma Lasers North America Operation

Avi Farbstein

CEO Alma Lasers North America Operation
Avi has more than thirty five years of experience in the medical and aesthetic device industry, beginning with his involvement in the research and development of one of the first lasers introduced into the surgical device field. He has continued his successful track record with various leadership roles relating to aesthetic laser and light-based products. Among his significant previous positions, Avi served as Vice President of Operations at ESC Inc., and Vice President of Operations at Lumenis Inc. Avi hold a bachelors of science in electrical engineering from Tel Aviv University.

Jason Hua - Chief Finance Officer, as well as Secretary of the Board of the directors

Jason Hua

Chief Financial Officer as well as Secretary of the Board of the directors.
Jason is responsible for the financial operation, and financing & investment activities of the company. Jason joined Alma in 2014, and brings more than 10 years professional financial and investment experience to the company. Before join Alma, Jason has 3 years' experience of financial investigation of all investment projects in Shanghai Fosun pharmaceutical Co., Ltd. He's also worked as auditor manager in Price Water House Coopers for 6 years. Jason holds a BA in Economics from Shanghai University of China.

Ronen Lazarovich</a> - Chief Operating Officer

Ronen Lazarovich

Chief Operating Officer
Ronen is responsible for the Operations and the supply chain, including IT, Outsourcing, Maintenance, Purchasing, Warehousing, Production, Quality assurance, Logistics and Regulation. Ronen brings 9 years of experience in the laser industry with operational and logistic expertise. Prior to Alma lasers Ronen worked for 7 years at Vishay Intertechnology as Worldwide Planning director. Ronen holds a B.Sc in Industrial Management from the Technion (Israel institute of Technology) and an MBA in Business Management Major from University of Derby - Israel branch.

Yair Leopold - Founder and acting vice President of Alma Surgical

Yair Leopold

Vice President of Alma Surgical Business Unit
Yair is responsible for the management of minimally-invasive laser based surgical solutions activities including development of new applications, sales, marketing, clinical research and business development. Yair brings over 35 years of experience in the laser and medical equipment industry. Yair held various positions, acting as the CEO of Curelight Medical Ltd., CEO of Sunlight Medical Ltd., Founder and acting CEO Sales and Marketing of Opus Dent which followed 14 years in Lumenis. Yair holds a BSEE in Electrical and Biomedical Engineering from the George Washington University of Washington DC.

Joseph Lepselter - Vice President of Clinical Affairs

Joseph Lepselter

Vice President of Clinical Affairs
Joseph is responsible for the management of multi-disciplinary clinical affairs including the clinical validation of Alma's energy based devices and their clinical application, human clinical and pre-clinical studies, advanced clinical training seminars, key opinion physicians' collaboration, scientific publications and lectures in professional meetings. Joseph brings 25 years of experience in the medical and laser industry with extensive clinical, scientific and educational expertise. Dr. Lepselter is co-inventor of a number of the company's patents. Joseph holds a PhD degree in Physiology from Temple University, Philadelphia, USA.

Doron Yannai - Vice President of Finance

Doron Yannai

Vice President of Finance
Doron brings more than 20 years of financial management experience in privet and public companies, in various industries such as software, communications and construction. Doron holds a BA in Accounting, Economics & Labor Science from Tel Aviv University and is a certified public accountant in Israel.