Daniel Gressel, PhD

Chairman of the Board

Daniel is the president and founder of Teleos Management, LLC, a global macro hedge fund based in Stamford, CT, USA, and a director at the Yankee Institute, a public policy think tank. He previously was a portfolio manager and economist at G.T. Capital Management. He holds a B.S. in Business Administration from Ohio State University, and an M.A. and Ph.D. in economics from the University of Chicago.

Maor Sasson,  MA

Founder and CEO

Maor has a proven record of leadership and strategic thinking in various innovative projects in governmental agencies and industries.

He holds a BA in History from Ben-Gurion University, and an MA in International Relations, Strategy and Security studies from Tel-Aviv University

Ofra Chen , PhD

Deputy CEO & CTO

Ofra is a one of the scientific founders of TransAlgae.

Ofra holds BSc and MSc degrees with excellence from the Bar Ilan University in Ramat-Gan and a PhD from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, followed by a postdoctoral position. Ofra is leading the company's activities in the fields of research & development, intellectual property & product development.

Doron Eisenstadt , PhD


Doron is a one of the scientific founders of TransAlgae.

A researcher with years of laboratory experience, bringing a vast experience in physiology aspects of micro-algae research.

Doron holds BSc, MSc (magna cum laude) and PhD degrees from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.

Responsible for development of cultivation processes of micro-algae and up-scaling of production site.

Eyal Ronen, MBA, M.Sc.

VP Business Development

Eyal has over 20 years of experience in business development, sales & marketing in global Ag Tech companies inclusive his own startup experience. Eyal is a decisive results oriented professional who served on both commercial and technical development executive management positions and led the establishment of new fields of activity in many global companies in diversified sectors from broad chemistry to crop protection, fertilizers and technical equipment. Eyal has vast experience in doing business in North and South America, Europe and the Far East. 

Eyal holds a B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and an Executive MBA from the Haifa University.  Eyal is leading the company's business development from partnerships, cooperations, JV's, funds raising, investors relations and marketing. 

Zohar Rotem, C.P.A, M.B.A


Zohar  has over a decade experience in industrial companies accounting, corporate finance, M&A transactions, and expert in preparation of financial and costing statements.

​Mr. Rotem has a BA degree in Business from the Ruppin Center, a M.B.A degree from Ono Academic College (Finance and Accounting and he is a Certified Public Accountant