Executive Board Member
Rani Plaut is an angel investor and an executive chairman in companies creating or spearheading new categories, normally rooted in deep technological disruption. During the past few years he spends his time working closely with startups to fulfill their promise, using an “all in” immersive approach.
Until 2016 and for 15 years Rani was involved, as a business leader and technological innovator, in Pulsed Power Technology – based on the creation of extremely short and concentrated bursts of electrical energy, harnessed to create high power electromagnetic pulses and hydro-shockwaves. During this period, he led the world leader in magnetic pulse welding and later co-founded Bmax of the iPulse group, a $1.3B private venture, commercializing pulsed power based solutions for mining, oil, Aerospce and Automotive.
Rani specializes in Mathematics and Physics, mostly in the area of none linear physical effects.
Co-founder & CTO
Boaz is a veteran technologist and entrepreneur, holding over three decades of experience in signal processing, algorithm research, and system design in the automotive and networking industries. He also brings hands-on leadership skills as the co-founder and Director of Engineering at Charlotte’s Web Networks, a world-leading developer and marketer of high-speed networking equipment (acquired by MRV Communications), and as System Design Group Manager at Zoran Microelectronics (acquired by CSR).
Boaz holds an MSc and BSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, where he had served as a lecturer and continues to guide the next generation of technology innovators as a projects supervisor.
Vered is an operational excellence and business processes expert specializing in enabling technology teams to maximize their goals and potential.
With 15 years’ experience leading large-scale teams in highly structured and regulated industries Vered brings strong capabilities as a transformational leader, combined with business knowledge, deep operational understanding and management skills.
Vered holds MBA from Haifa University and BSC in Information Technology and Industrial Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, both with honors.
VP Business Development
Eitan is a global expert in corporate development, M&A lifecycle management, and strategic planning. His experience spans diverse industries, geographies, and cultures, including a tenure at Gett’ (previously GetTaxi) where he managed the company’s mergers and acquisitions alongside post merger integration, while leading the company’s business development initiatives and partnerships in the autonomous vehicles ecosystem. He also managed Gett’s UK operations during the merging of Radio Taxi with Gett UK. Eitan was also the founder and manager of two strategic planning consultancies for over a decade.
Eitan holds an Executive MBA from Tel Aviv University, majoring in Strategy and Finance, an MA in Public Administration from Bar-Ilan University, and a BA in Human Resources Management from Ben Gurion University of the Negev. He co-authored the book Cross-Border Mergers and Acquisitions (Wiley Finance).
Yagil is a highly experience technology and product leader, with over two decades in multiple industries. He was VP Products at Igentify, developers of novel genomic solutions, R&D Group Manager and Program Director at Lumenis, Program Director at Applied Spectral Imaging, and Program manager at Philips Healthcare (PHG).
Yagil holds an MBA from Haifa University, and a BSc in Computer Sciences from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
Gal Vigdor, is a software engineering expert who joined Tactile Mobility following 13 years at Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd., where he most recently managed a large engineering department responsible for software development for all of Rafael’s C3I and radar products. Having previously held the roles of Software Engineering Manager and Software Engineer at Rafael, Vigdor posses a wealth of hands-on technical expertise in cutting-edge, mission-critical, technologies across various areas, including mission planning, wired and wireless IP communication systems, simulators and trainers, and many others. Before his work at Rafael, Vigdor served in an elite Software unit for the Israeli Air Force, where he developed complex operational communication systems in use 24/7.
Amir holds vast experience in the automotive and telematics industries, serving in leadership roles at EDT for more than two decades, where he was Software Leader, responsible for vehicle unit firmware and DB client applications, and later appointed CEO after the company was selected to be a tier 1 supplier for GM in South America. Amir has also cemented various business opportunities for EDT, including exclusive agreements with UN peacekeeping missions and related entities worldwide, providing tens of thousands of unique telematics units for over a decade.
Amir holds an MBA from Tel Aviv University, majoring in Marketing, and a BSc in Computer Science from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
Human Resources Manager
Yaarit has been serving as Tactile Mobilitys Head of Human Resources since February 2018 and is responsible for Human Resources strategy and execution.
With over 15 years of experience in the HR domain, Yaarit brings to Tactile Mobility vast experience in recruitment, talent management, compensation & benefits, organizational development, cultural design and implementation. Her career spans from the software industry, through the Global Shipping industry onto Data and automotive.
Today, Yaarit leads Tactile Mobility’s Human Resources’ domain while shaping the employee experience, driving cultural transformation, building talent and leadership capabilities and change management processes. It is Yaarit’s mission to lead strategic HR initiatives in order to foster lasting organizational success. In addition, Yaarit is a strong believer in the power of positive thinking in the workplace and giving back to the community.
Yaarit holds a Bachelor’s degree in Human Resources as well as Human Resources Management & Development certificate from the Haifa University.