Yaron Kaiser has founded various Nasdaq traded deep-tech firms and serves as an executive board member for numerous food-tech companies. He is a founding partner of the BlueSoundWaves collective led by Ashton Kutcher, Guy Oseary and Effie Epstein. Mr. Kaiser has wide experience in commercial and corporate law, IPOs, M&A, and corporate governance.
Co-Founder & Chairman
Arik Kaufman has founded various Nasdaq and TASE traded food-tech firms. He is a founding partner of the BlueSoundWaves collective led by Ashton Kutcher, Guy Oseary and Effie Epstein. Mr. Kaufman has extensive experience in food tech and biotech law, commercial negotiations, M&A transactions, and licensing agreements.
Co-Founder & CEO
Guy Hefer has vast international business experience and a successful track record of transaction generation and execution. Mr. Hefer was CFO of a tech-focused holding company and an investment banker at Bank Leumi and Barclays Corporate and Investment Bank in Israel and the UK. Guy holds a BA in accounting and economics from Tel Aviv University.
Dan Kozlovski specializes in R&D and product development and is an expert in 3D CAD. Mr. Kozlovski has more than 10 years’ experience working in high-tech companies in the printing market, such as HP-Indigo, Nano Dimension. He holds a BSc degree in mechanical engineering and an executive MBA in management technology, innovation and entrepreneurship.
Michal has over 20 years of managerial experience in strategic marketing and innovation. She has worked with leading industrial companies and global brands in the fields of food, OTC and toiletries.
VP Marketing & PR
Avraham has over 20 years' experience in finance, fundraising and corporate governance in high-tech and life science startups. He holds an MBA in Finance and Accounting and a B.A. in Economics and Logistics.
VP Corporate Development
Dr. Orit Goldman is a prolific R&D professional in multidisciplinary biotechnology and author of numerous publications on stem cell behavior and applications. She also specializes in molecular biology, biochemistry, cGMP, scaffolds, and pre-clinical studies. Prior to joining MeaTech, Ms. Goldman was head of R&D at Betalin Therapeutics, an innovative provider of cell-based treatments for diabetes.
DR. ORIT GOLDMAN
Simon Fried brings extensive international executive experience in the areas of strategy, business development, product and marketing from the additive manufacturing, electronics and neuroscience sectors.
Professor Tal Dvir holds various director roles at Tel Aviv University, including at the Laboratory for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, the Chaoul Center for Nanoscale Systems, and the Sagol Center for Regenerative Biotechnology. He is on the faculties at the Shmunis School of Biomedicine and Cancer Research and the department of biomedical engineering.
PROF. TAL DVIR
Shlomo Magdassi is a professor of chemistry at the Casali Center for Applied Chemistry, the Institute of Chemistry, and the Center for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology at Hebrew University. His research is focused on material science; specifically, the development of novel micro and nanoparticles for various applications that primarily include 2D and 3D printing.
PROF. SHLOMO MAGDASSI
Chef Moran Lidor is one of Israel's leading culinary consultants and vegan cuisine pioneers. He is the head chef of Nestle Professional, Nestle Innovation Group and a presenter chef at Bee-io. Chef Lidor has provided solutions to restaurants and companies. With over twenty years’ experience, he brings creativity and new approaches to the food tech industry.