Zohar Gendler, Managing Partner & CEO Former CEO and director of Beta-O2 Technologies (a biomedical company which developed proprietary
Implantable bio-artificial pancreas) for a period of 8 years,
brought the company to one of the world leaders positioning in the area.
Served as CEO of the Technion Entrepreneurial Incubator (TEIC) for a period of 11 years. Led the establishment and investment in more than 40 companies, such as Prolor Biotech (sold to Opko, NYSE: OPK, for $480M on August 2014), Mazor Robotics (NASDAQ: MZOR, TASE: MZOR.TA, www.mazorrobotics.com), ReWalk (NASDAQ: RWLK, www.rewalk.com), Corindus (NASDAQ: CVRS, www.corindus.com), Regentis (www.regentis.co.il) and many others.
Gained a wide range of experience in identifying new technologies and in establishing, directing, and creating value for technology-based start-up companies.
Served as a member of the Technion’s Patent Committee. (1998 – 2006).
Earned his M.Sc. in material engineering, a B.Sc. in physics, and a certificate in business management, all from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.
Dr. Arie Ben Josef, CTO & Business Development Director Over 20 years of managerial experience in the medical device and healthcare industries. Dr. Ben-Josef is the former CEO of ETView Medical, an airway management medical device company that he took public in 2010 (TLV: ETVW) and led to 3 consecutive public offerings. Former Medical Director at Itamar Medical Inc. (Framingham, MA), US subsidiary of an Israeli publicly traded medical device company (TLV: ITMR). Former VP Corporate Affairs and IP at X-Technologies Inc., a US medical device company acquired by Guidant Corp. in 2003.
Nizar Mishael, Managing Partner & CFO, is the CFO for all portfolio companies. Nizar manages the finances of these companies with strong leadership, closely following the budget, making sure the companies receive their full government money, and ensuring they set goals and achieve what they should (and when) with their funds. Nizar takes an active role with follow-on funding and handling complex investment transactions. It's with his capabilities that NGT3 and its portfolio companies receive the maximum support possible from the government. Nizar is a certified CPA and holds an MBA from Tel Aviv University’s Recanati program. He joined NGT in 2006.
Tamar Kedar Harris Investor Relations, joined NGT in 2004 as COO. Tamar has been involved in a number of aspects of managing a portfolio of start-ups, including operations, business development, and investor relations. Tamar brings extensive experience in international relations and networks to the NGT team. Tamar received her MBA from the University of Haifa and her BA in economics from Tel Aviv University.
Hoda Khalilia, BOD/company secretary began her career at NGT in 2002 while she was in law school. As NGT3's director of operations and in-house attorney, Hoda is not only responsible for daily operations in the Nazareth facilities; Hoda is the legal secretary of portfolio companies, and reviews contracts and agreements for the companies. Hoda is a certified advocate and received her LLM (law and technology) from the University of Haifa.
Lina Totry Ghrayeb, Accounting assistant Began her career at NGT in 2003.
Responsible for the bookkeeping , salaries and portfolio etc. for the managing company.
Lina hold BA in Statistics and Special Education from the Haifa University.
Haya Fahoum Darawshi ,Administrative Manager Joined NGT in 2015, holds a BA in economics and management from the Max Stern Yezreel Valley College.
Incubating innovative life science
& medical Technologies companies