Arie Carasso-Lev – CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Co-Founder of GOE. Has over 30 years of experience in managing Companies. General Manager of Globe group. BScEE.
Zvi Derin – Director, Vice Chairman
Co-Founder of GOE, led it through its IPO in the TASE and was its CEO till 2015. Has over 20 years of managing experience in the field of project management of civil engineering. Has previously served as VP in Electra Investments and Electra Israel. Former head of PMO and CIO of Danya-Cebus. MBA from Recanati Business School, Tel Aviv University and BSc in Industrial Engineering from the Tel Aviv University.
Dr. Baruch Derin – Director, Exploration Advisor
Co-Founder of GOE. Has over 50 years of experience in oil exploration. Geologist & Director of the Paleontological Laboratory at the Israel Petroleum Institute for 25 years. Chief Geologist at the Israel National Petroleum Company for 11 years. Manager of the Geology Department at the Oil Exploration & Investments Company. Director and Chief of the Nafta-Lapidoth geological steering committee. Member in various government committees on petroleum. Cashing in on his long-time experience as director of a paleontological service lab, Dr. Derin has pursued the subject privately, and has examined and/or re-examined virtually all the gas and oil drillings in Israel, on-shore and off-shore. The author of “The Subsurface Geology of Israel“, published on 2016. Ph.D in Geology from the Hebrew University.
Yigal Shteif – Independent Director
Over 30 years of experience in a variety of management positions, in the public sector, acting as: division manager of collection and information control, at the Israel money laundering and terror financing prohibition authority, commander of the central unit for special investigations at Israel Defense Force (Colonel retired). In Addition, Yigal consults and lectures for various public, private and financial institutions, on anti-money laundering and terrorist financing investigations, fraud and scams. He holds positions as a member of the board of Director for several public companies. Yigal combines his business activities with voluntary activities at charity organizations that helps low status socioeconomic groups, and for sport association that promotes women and youth excellence. Yigal holds a BA degree in Criminology and political science and Master of Business Administration (MBA).
Zvika Borodetzky – Director
A promoter and business development consultant in a several listed companies in the TASE and abroad. He was previously acting as Business Development Manager for Givot Olam a limited partnership engaging in oil and gas exploration in Israel, Director of the plastic department in Shenkar College of engineering and design and position of manager for marketing and business development many firms in the plastic Industries.
Mr. Borodetzky has a degree in Industrial Engineering and Management specializing in marketing.
Ofra Yamin – Independent Director
Partner in Shaham& associated, Certified Public Accountants, specializing in providing financial management services to consortia in a variety of fields, such as communication, security, biotechnology, energy, biomedicine, clean-tech, nano-materials in Israel.
Ms. Yamin served as VP Finance and HR at a public biotechnology company traded on the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange, and gained extensive experience and proven success in managing the company’s financial system, fundraising, operations and business development, licensing and management of clinical trials, investor relations and extensive management vis-à-vis boards of directors.
Ofra received a B.A degree. in Economics and Accounting from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem and her MBA from the University of Tel Aviv. She qualified as a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) and was certified as an accountant by the Israel Ministry of Law.
Moti Bignits – Director
Mr. Mordechai Bignitz is a seasoned financial manager, with over 30 years’ experience in operational and investment management, specializing in all aspects of the planning and execution of deals in private and public companies. Mr. Bignitz served as CEO of Geffen Green Energy Ltd. and as a director of Leader Capital Markets Ltd. (TASE: LDRC) and Leader Holdings & Investments Ltd. (TASE: LDER). He has extensive experience in the management of investments and financial systems, accounting and taxation and has been involved in economic and financial consulting to companies in the field of technology.
Mr. Bignitz is a CPA, with a BA in Accounting and Economics from Tel-Aviv University and completed the Executive Program in Management and Strategy in Retail at Babson College in Boston.