Dr. Michal Amit, CEO & CTO
Dr. Amit is a senior scientist and an adjunct senior lecturer at the Stem Cell Center at the Faculty of Medicine at the Technion- Israel’s Institute of Technology. She also manages the Stem Cell Infrastructure Center of the Technion. Dr. Amit has over 15 years of experience in isolating, culturing and characterizing stem cell lines. She pioneered numerous acknowledged stem cell culturing methods and led NIH-funded international courses.
Dr. Gadi Lipiner, PhD and MBA, Business Development Manager
As a corporate executive, scientific researcher, university lecturer and international consultant, Gadi brings an unusual combination of academic and corporate experience to his work. He has established and managed companies in various places around the world and is uniquely qualified to take on the challenges of the present job.
A former CEO and Founder of a number of early stage technology companies in Israel, Gadi is among Israel's most experienced lecturers and advisors in the area of entrepreneurship, leadership and small business development. Gadi has extensive experience in working in Europe, USA and Africa, particularly in Angola where he helped start the country's small business and entrepreneurial training and support center which he built from scratch into 10 operating centers with the participation of more than 5000 students/young entrepreneurs. Hundreds of participants in these programs have already started their own businesses successfully. Born and raised in Brazil and Israel, Gadi's vast business management experience of over 30 years has evolved through leadership positions in nearly all functional areas of business across a wide spectrum of industries, including the venture capital, investment and consulting sectors. Gadi holds both an MBA and PhD in Chemistry from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
Yafit Rozin, CPA, CFO
Mrs. Rozin serves as Finance Manager of Accellta. She previously worked in finance department at GE Healthcare and did her internship at KPMG (Somekh Chaikin). Mrs Rozin holds a BA from the faculty of Business from Netanya Academic College and holds CPA license from Auditors' Council.
Yael Garfinkel CPA, Controller
Ms. Garfinkel serves as the controller of Accellta. She previously worked as the group controller of Bateman Engineering and Polygal Plastics Industries.
Her internship was at PWC (PricewaterhouseCoopers - Israel).
Ms. Garfinkel holds a BA in accounting and economics from Haifa University and holds CPA license from the Auditors' Council of Israel.
Dr. Hagit Domev-Cohen, R&D Manager
Dr. Domev-Cohen is a senior researcher with rich experience in stem cells science and technologies. Her research ranged from studying the differentiation potential of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) derived from human embryonic and induced pluripotent stem cells, to the immunological properties of the cells. Hagit holds a BSc in biotechnology engineering from Ort Braude in Karmiel, MSc and PhD from the faculty of Medicine, the Technion.
Yearit Rosentzwieg, HR & Administration Manager
Ms. Rosentzwieg serves as HR & Administration Manager of Accellta. She has an extensive HR experience in large organizations, vast experience in customer service and operations in a large telecommunication company. Ms. Rosentzwieg holds a bachelor degree in communications and a MA degree in Human resources & Services.
Adv. Tal Noy-Cohen, Legal Counsel
Life Science and Intellectual Property Partner at Golan Goldschmidt & Co. (LLB, LLM, MBA). In her capacity as legal counsel to Accellta Ltd. Tal is in charge of all legal aspects relating to the activity of the company including complex cross boarded licensing and technology transfers, regulatory pathways and dispute resolution. Tal has vast experience in the stem cell arena and has been involved in the stem cell activities of the Technion for over a decade.