Board of Directors
Mark Tluszcz has served as the Chairman of our board of directors since February 2016 and as a member of our board of directors since June 2010. Mr. Tluszcz is the Co-Founder and CEO of Mangrove Capital Partners, a leading venture capital firm, since 2000. Mark was named to the Forbes Midas List in 2007, 2008 and 2009 as one of the top 100 global deal makers in technology and selected in 2012 and 2014 as one of the 100 most influential persons in Luxembourg. Mr. Tluszcz currently serves on the board of directors of JobToday S.A., K Health, Inc., TBOL Limited, Red Points Solutions, S.L. and Gong.io Inc. Mr. Tluszcz holds a Bachelor of Arts degree with honors from Eckerd College, St. Petersburg, Florida
Avishai Abrahami is our Co-Founder, and has served as our Chief Executive Officer since September 2010, was our Co-Chief Executive Officer and a director since October 2006, and has served as the Chairman of our board of directors from November 2013 until February 2016, at which time he was appointed Honorary Chairman. From May 2016 until November 2017, Mr. Abrahami served as a member of the board of directors of SodaStream International Ltd. From 2004 to 2006, Mr. Abrahami was the Vice President of Strategic Alliances at Arel Communications & Software Ltd., a private Israeli company specializing in communication technology. In 1998 he co-founded Sphera Corporation, a private company which develops software for managing data centers, and he served as its Chief Technology Officer from 1998 until 2000 and its Vice President of Product Marketing from 2000 until 2003. In 1993, he co-founded AIT Ltd., a private Israeli software company, and served as its Chief Technology Officer until the company’s sale in 1997. Mr. Abrahami served in the Israeli Defense Forces’ elite computer intelligence unit from 1990 until 1992.
Deirdre Bigley has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2017, as a member of our audit committee since July 2018, and as a member of our compensation and nominating and governance committees since February 2020. Ms. Bigley currently serves as Chief Marketing Officer of Bloomberg, L.P., a global business and financial information and news leader, which she joined in 2009. Prior to joining Bloomberg, Ms. Bigley spent 13 years at IBM, where she held several executive positions, including Vice President of Worldwide Advertising and Interactive, and Vice President of Worldwide Brand. Ms. Bigley currently serves as a member of the board of directors of Shutterstock, Inc., a global provider of commercial imagery and music. She also serves as a member of the board of directors of MAKERS. Ms. Bigley holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in English Literature from West Chester University.
Allon Bloch has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2016, and as a member of our audit committee since November 2018. Mr. Bloch also served as a member of our board of directors from January 2008 through August 2013, and as our President and Co-Chief Executive Officer from 2008 through September 2010. Mr. Bloch is Co-Founder and CEO of K Health Inc., a digital health company. From July 2014 through June 2016, Mr. Bloch served as Chief Executive Officer of Vroom, Inc. (Nasdaq: VRM), a company he co-founded which is a leading online U.S. car retailer, and from October 2010 through June 2014 as Chief Executive Officer of Dolphin Software Ltd., which does business as “mySupermarket,” a private online grocery shopping company. Also, during the period of July 2012 to January 2015, Mr. Bloch served as an advisor to Greylock Partners Israel and Europe Fund, a venture capital firm focused on technology start-ups. From 2000 to 2007, Mr. Bloch served as a Principal and General Partner at Jerusalem Venture Partners, a leading early stage venture capital firm based in Israel. In this capacity, Mr. Bloch invested in several successful outcomes including CyberArk Software Ltd. (Nasdaq: CYBR). Prior to that, between 1997 through 2000, he was a consultant in McKinsey & Company. Mr. Bloch holds a B.Sc. in Biology from Tel-Aviv University and an M.B.A. from Columbia University.
Yuval Cohen has served as a member of our board of directors since August 2013, and as a member of our compensation committee since November 2017. Mr. Cohen also served as a member of our audit committee from May 2017 to November 2018. Mr. Cohen is the founding and managing partner of Fortissimo Capital, a private equity fund established in January 2003 that invests in Israeli-related technology and industrial companies. From 1997 through 2002, Mr. Cohen was a General Partner at Jerusalem Venture Partners, an Israeli-based venture capital fund. Mr. Cohen currently serves as the Chairman of the board of directors of Kornit Digital Ltd. as well as a director of several privately held portfolio companies of Fortissimo Capital. Mr. Cohen holds a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from Tel Aviv University and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.
Diane B. Greene
Diane B. Greene has served as a member of our board of directors since February 2020. She served as a member of Alphabet, Inc.’s board of directors from January 2012 to June 2019, and its audit committee from 2012 to 2016, and served as a Senior Vice President, Google, Chief Executive Officer for Google Cloud, from December 2015 to January 2019. Ms. Greene founded bebop Technologies, Inc. (bebop) and served as Chief Executive Officer and a member of its board of directors from December 2012 to December 2015 when bebop was acquired by Google. Since March 2020, Ms. Greene has served on the board of directors of A.P. Møller – Mærsk A/S (Nasdaq Copenhagen: MAERSK) a Dutch holding company. Ms. Greene was previously a director of Intuit Inc., a provider of business and financial management solutions, from August 2006 to January 2018, where she served on its audit committee and chaired its nominating and corporate governance committee. She co-founded VMware, Inc., a virtualization software company, in 1998, that became a public company in 2007. Ms. Greene served on VMWare’s board of directors from 1998 through 2008, as Chief Executive Officer and President of VMware from 1998 to 2008, and as an Executive Vice President of EMC Corporation, a provider of information infrastructure and virtual infrastructure technologies, solutions and services, from 2005 to 2008. Ms. Greene previously held technical leadership positions at Silicon Graphics Inc., a provider of technical computing, storage and data center solutions, Tandem Computers, Inc., a manufacturer of computer systems, and Sybase Inc., an enterprise software and services company, and was Chief Executive Officer of VXtreme, Inc., a developer of streaming media solutions. Ms. Greene has been a member of the Supervisory Board of SAP SE, an enterprise application software company, since March 2018. Ms. Greene is also a lifetime member of the MIT Corporation, the governing body of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, where she serves as Chair since October 2020. She is also a member of the National Academy of Engineering. She holds an M.S. in computer science from the University of California, Berkeley, an M.S. in naval architecture from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, and a B.A. in mechanical engineering and an honorary doctorate from the University of Vermont.
Ron Gutler has served as a member of our board of directors since July 2013, as our lead independent director since February 2016 and serves as Chairman of each of our committees. From May 2002 through February 2013, Mr. Gutler served as the Chairman of NICE Systems Ltd., a public company specializing in voice recording, data security, and surveillance. Between 2000 and 2011, Mr. Gutler served as the Chairman of G.J.E. 121 Promoting Investment Ltd., a real estate company. Between 2000 and 2002, Mr. Gutler managed the Blue Border Horizon Fund, a global macro fund. Mr. Gutler is a former Managing Director and a Partner of Bankers Trust Company, which is currently part of Deutsche Bank. He also established and headed the Israeli office of Bankers Trust. Mr. Gutler is currently a director of CyberArk Software Ltd. (Nasdaq: CYBR), where he serves as the Chairman of the audit committee and a member of the compensation committee and nominating and corporate governance committee, and Fiverr International Ltd. (NYSE: FVRR) since April 2019, where he serves as Chairman of the audit committee, compensation committee and nominating and corporate governance committee. Mr. Gutler holds a B.A. in Economics and International Relations and an M.B.A., both from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Roy Saar has served as a member of our board of directors since January 2007. Mr. Saar is a partner in Mangrove IV Investment Fund and Mangrove V Investment Fund and has served in various roles at Mangrove Capital Partners since 2011. In 1998, he co-founded Sphera Corporation, a virtual servers’ technology vendor for SaaS providers. In 2002, Mr. Saar co-founded RFcell Technologies Ltd., a wireless product and service provider in Israel. Mr. Saar is currently a member of the board of directors of several private companies. Mr. Saar holds a B.A. in Business Administration and Economy from Tel Aviv University.
Ferran Soriano has served as a member of our board of directors since November 2020. Mr. Soriano currently serves as the CEO of City Football Group (CFG), a position he has held since September 2012. Previously, Soriano was Vice Chairman and CEO of FC Barcelona from 2003 to 2008. Soriano also served as Chairman of Spanair from 2009 to 2012 and previously spent 10 years as a partner and co-founder of Cluster Consulting (a/k/a DiamondCluster, Nasdaq: DTPI), a strategy consulting firm. Earlier in his career, Soriano served in various management positions at consumer goods company Reckitt-Benckiser. Mr. Soriano holds a Bachelor's degree in management and a MBA from ESADE ( Barcelona), Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (New York) and Université Catholique de Louvain (Belgium).