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Our team is always looking at the future, they work to achive the highest goals and integrity for the company, for you and all of our stockholders.

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    Gary DrutinCEO & Director

    In his 30 years of management experience, Mr. Drutin has served as CEO of FST Biometrics, Chief Customer Officer for Allot, and Bizdev Director for Broadcom’s Microwave business following the acquisition of Provigent, where he was SVP Worldwide Sales. Mr. Drutin also held GM, VP and other positions for AudioCodes, Cisco and Digital.

    Mr. Drutin holds an MBA from Tel Aviv University in Information Systems & Marketing, and a BSc in Computer Engineering from the Technion.

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    Zvika Lifschitz CFO

    Mr. Lifschitz is a CFO with over 20 years of experience in privately held and publicly traded multinationals companies in the high-tech industry.
    Mr. Lifschitz brings a wide experience in strategic planning, growth execution, investor relations, fund raising from international investors, leading teams, operations, taxation and incentive plans.
    Previously, Mr. Lifschitz held CFO positions at Velox, EndyMed, Valens Semiconductor, Tessera and Resolute Networks.
    Mr. Lifschitz holds a BA in Accounting and Economics and an MBA in finance from Tel Aviv University.

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    Izhar MarinovCTO and VP R&D

    Mr. Marinov has over 30 years of technical management experience, leading the development of complex communication systems in the field of satellite communications. Prior to joining NOVELSAT, Mr. Marinov headed the R&D department at NSLComm, leading the design of nano communicating satellites. Previously Mr. Marinov served in various technological positions and held executive management positions at Gilat Satellite Networks and at RFIC company Sandlinks.
    Mr. Marinov holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion.

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    Aviv RonaiChief Product & Marketing Officer

    Mr. Ronai is a seasoned telecom executive with over 20 years’ experience in telecom industry leadership roles. Prior to joining NovelSat, Mr. Ronai headed marketing and business development at Gilat Satellite Networks. Earlier, he served as head of microwave business development at Broadcom following the acquisition of Provigent where he served as VP Marketing. Mr. Ronai also served as CMO at Ceragon Networks and VP Marketing at ECI Telecom.

    Mr. Ronai holds an MBA and a B.Sc. degree in Electrical and Electronics Engineering from Tel Aviv University.

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    Kfir YeffetVP Operations

    Mr. Yeffet is an executive with wide technical and management experience of more than 20 years in the fields of Operations & Engineering groups.
    He has proven success in continuous improvement of Key performance indicators such as Cost Reduction, Inventory Optimization, Quality and On Time Delivery.
    Areas of Expertise:
    ATE development, Supply chain management (SCM), Planning, NPI, Purchasing, Logistics, Manufacturing, Subcontractor management, Team building, Quality.
    Kfir holds a B.Sc. in electrical and electronic engineering from Ariel University


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