MANAGEMENT

Proudly leading the company

Ben Rubovitch, CEO

Mr. Rubovitch holds a BSc.EE from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology. VLSI design engineer at Intel followed by managing Mellanox Signal Integrity group.  Between 2013 and 2017, Mr. Rubovitch established and managed an independent electro-optical development site for a large U.S. corporation, responsible for end to end product bring up from conception to full production.

Dr. Kobi Hasharoni, CTO

Dr. Hasharoni brings over 20 years electro-optics experience to the company, having held several upper management roles in various startups in the optical field. Dr. Hasharoni was previously Director of electro-optics at Compass Networks, leading the design of next generation on-chip optics.  He holds a PhD from the Hebrew University in chemical physics and was a post-doctoral researcher at UC Santa Barbara.

Amir Geron, VP Engineering

Mr. Geron has 30 years of experience as a mechanical engineer designer and group leader, where he managed mechanical groups in many companies such as Indigo, Chiaro and Compass Networks.  Mr. Geron holds several patents regarding fiber handling and has extensive experience in optics mounting and micro-optics, including assembly stations. Mr. Geron holds a BSc (ME) from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology. 

John Mein, VP of Sales

Mr. Mein has 25+ years experience in field applications and business development in semiconductors and optics at several leading high tech companies including Texas Instruments, Marvell, Galileo, Quake Technologies, and OneChip Photonics.  Based in Silicon Valley, Mr. Mein holds an MSEE from Stanford University and a BSEE from Kansas State University.