Yehoshua Gleitman

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Yehoshua Gleitman "has served as the managing partner of Platinum VC since 2001. He currently serves as chairman of the board of directors of Widemed Ltd. and of Capital Point Ltd. and is a director of Voltaire Inc. and Teuza – A Fairchild Technology Venture Ltd. From 2000 until 2005, he was the chief executive officer and a director of SFKT Ltd. From 1997 until 1999, Dr. Gleitman was the chief executive officer of Ampal-American Israel Corporation. Prior to that he served in various senior management positions in the Israeli government and in Israeli industry, including as director general and chief scientist of the Israel Ministry of Industry and Trade, chairman of the U.S.-Israel Industrial R&D Foundation, joint chairman of the U.S.-Israel Science and Technology Commission, managing director of AIMS Ltd., vice president and general manager of Elop’s marine and aerial operations and head of the Laser Branch of the IMOD. Dr. Gleitman serves as the honorary consul general of Singapore to Israel, chairman of the executive board of Holon Institute of Technology and a member of the executive board of Tel-Aviv University. Dr. Gleitman holds bachelor of science, master of science and PhD degrees in physical chemistry from the Hebrew University. Dr. Gleitman serves as a member of the Audit Committee and the Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee of our Board. He is considered by the Board to have accounting and financial expertise under the Companies Law." [1]

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  1. Directors, Elbit Systems, accessed May 13, 2010.