Yaron Ilan, MD

Partner in JTI. Dr. Ilan is the Director of the Department of Medicine and head of the strategic and R&D committees at Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical Center, and former Vice Dean of the Hebrew University Medical School. His post-graduate training was acquired at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, and Harvard University. He holds over 40 patents and has authored more than 250 articles. He is the inventor of a number of drugs and medical devices being developed by several pharmaceutical companies. Dr. Ilan has founded several start up companies and serves as medical director and advisor for several biotech companies.

Adiv Baruch


Chairman of Maayan and Chairman and Partner in JTI. Adiv has over 25 years of experience in the hi-tech industry. He acted as a venture partner with Infinity –I-China equity investment company. Adiv served as the President and CEO of B.O.S. (NASDAQ; TASE); Executive VP Business Development of Ness Technologies (NASDAQ: NSTC), and the president of Ness Ventures. Adiv has founded and served as executive/director of several IT companies and Internet start-ups. He is actively involved as the Chairman of the Hi-Tech and Telecom Division at the Israel Export and International Cooperation Institute (IEICI).

Samuel HaCohen

Founder and Partner in JTI. A seasoned C-level and investment professional with 25 years’ experience in building and managing multi-national, multi-cultural companies. Samuel is the founder of Jerusalem High-Tech Founders and the Founder, Chairman and CEO of ViryaNet  (NASDAQ  :VRYA) and serves as Chairman and Director in various IT companies. He formerly held senior positions in John Bryce Systems Ltd. and Hadassah Hospital.