Main office and R&D lab

2 Pekeris St.  Weizmann Science Park, Rehovot,  7670202 Israel


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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.

Chairman of the Board

Daniel Gressel, PhD

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

Founder and CEO

Maor Sasson,  MA

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.

CTO & Scientific Cofounder

Ofra Chen , 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.

COO & Scientific Cofounder 

Doron Eisenstadt , PhD

Ralph has two decades of experience in global business development and marketing, Ralph has worked for such companies as McKinsey, Israel Chemicals and a number of start-ups. Ralph has a PhD in Nuclear Engineering from Imperial College, U.of London, and an MBA from INSEAD, France. His career has brought him to do business extensively in North America, Europe and Asia-Pacific. Ralph is fluent in English, French, Dutch and Hebrew.

You can contact Ralph for all issues related to partnerships, cooperations, JV's, investor affairs, and media.

VP Business Development

Ralph Birnbaum, PhD

Gideon has over 30 years' experience in project management in both governmental agencies and industry.

In the last 15 years, focused on business development and marketing management in the aquaculture industry, planned and managed aquaculture projects in several countries,

In addition, planning and running focused marketing projects for several companies in the aquaculture and seafood industries

VP  Marketing & Sales

Gideon Zohar

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


Zohar Rotem, C.P.A, M.B.A