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Gilad Rozen

Founder, President & CEO

Gilad Rozen has almost 30 years of experience in strategic, business, technology, operational and fiscal leadership in the Wi-Fi, silicon and telecom industries. Mr. Rozen has a vast business background in multi-cultural and international environments and his broad knowledge of the Wi-Fi and silicon ecosystems, competitive landscape, evolving standards and market trends has enabled him to position Celeno as a leading provider of smart, managed Wi-Fi solutions. Prior to founding Celeno, Mr. Rozen served as SVP of Products and Technology at Actelis Networks. Prior to that he held senior engineering and management positions at NICE Systems and at an elite R&D unit of the Israeli Defense Forces. Mr. Rozen holds a BSc degree in Electrical Engineering from the Technion, Israel's Institute of Technology and an MBA degree from the Tel-Aviv University.

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Ronny Barak

CFO

Ronny Barak has over 25 years of experience in finance and management of hi-tech companies, developing financial and operational strategies and metrics, and development and monitoring of control systems to preserve company assets. Prior to joining Celeno, Mr. Barak served as CFO at Outsmart, CFO and VP Economics at ACB real-estate and held senior finance and management positions at Starhome and Partner Communications. Prior to that, he served as Head of Finance with the General Chief of Staff of the Israel Defense Forces, Division of the Financial Adviser. Mr. Barak holds a BSc in Economics and Applied Mathematics from Stony Brook University, NY and a Master’s degree in Business Economics from the Tel-Aviv University.

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Ronen Peleg

VP Sales and Business Development

Ronen Peleg has over 20 years of experience in sales management and business development, establishing sales channels and strategic business relationships in the EMEA and APAC telecommunications, silicon and Wi-Fi markets. Prior to joining Celeno, Mr. Peleg served as VP Sales at Actelis Networks. Prior to that he held senior sales positions at SeaBridge Networks (a Siemens Company) and ECI Telecom. Mr. Peleg holds a BSc degree in Computer Science from Buckingham University in England and a Master’s degree in Management Science from Boston University Brussels, Belgium.

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Lior Weiss

VP Marketing and Business Development

Lior Weiss has over 25 years of experience in marketing, sales, business development, and go-to-market strategy in the telecommunications, silicon and Wi-Fi industries. Prior to joining Celeno, Mr. Weiss served as VP Marketing, Media Gateways for AudioCodes. Prior to that he held senior Business Development, Product Marketing and Product Management leadership positions at AudioCodes and Seabridge (a Siemens company). Mr. Weiss holds a BSc degree in Electrical Engineering and an MBA from the Tel Aviv University.

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Amir Freizeit

VP IC Engineering

Amir Freizeit has over 30 years of experience covering the entire life cycle of digital, mixed-signal and RF semiconductor products, including VLSI architecture and design, testing and production, as well as program management. Prior to joining Celeno, Mr. Freizeit served as VP Logic Design in the IC division of DSP Group, responsible for development of application processors for Voice-over-IP and cordless phones. Prior to that he served as VP R&D at CellGuide, Senior Director of Engineering at Zoran and VP R&D at Emblaze Semiconductor. Mr. Freizeit has a BSc and Master’s degrees in Electrical Engineering from the Technion, Israel’s Institute of Technology, and an MBA degree from the Open University of Israel.

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Gil Rosenzweig

VP System and Architecture

Gil Rosenzweig’s experience covers network communication protocols and technologies, hardware, real-time embedded software, firmware and silicon architecture. Prior to joining Celeno, Mr. Rosenzweig held senior leadership positions at RAD Data Communications. Prior to that he served in the elite high-tech Intelligence unit of the Israeli Defense Forces, unit 8200. Mr. Rosenzweig holds a BA degree in Computer and Life Science from the Tel Aviv University

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Itay Avilevich

VP Engineering

Itay Avilevich has vast experience in managing complex, multidisciplinary engineering programs in the wireless, WiFi and communications spaces. Since joining Celeno in 2013, Mr. Avilevich has held various leadership and managerial roles including technical account management and engineering program management. Prior to joining Celeno, Mr. Avilevich has held senior technical roles at Texas InstrumentsMr. Avilevich holds BSc in electronic and electrical engineering from the Tel Aviv college. 

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Meir Shiri

VP Technical sales and Business Development

Meir Shiri has nearly 20 years of experience in communication systems and protocols, RT embedded SW development, and advanced Wi-Fi technologies and management of multidisciplinary engineering programs. Since joining Celeno in 2007, Mr. Shiri has held senior leadership positions in engineering, SW development, system architecture, system RF, and system verification, culminating to his current accountability to Celeno’s entire customer projects delivery chain and program management. Prior to that he served in the elite high-tech Intelligence unit of the Israeli Defense Forces, unit 8200. Mr. Shiri holds a BSc degree in Communication Engineering from Ben Gurion University.

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Tsahi Tal

VP Products

Tsahi Tal has over 20 years of experience in product strategy, product management and marketing, research and development in the telecommunications, networking, silicon and wireless industries. Prior to joining Celeno, Mr. Tal held product, project and engineering leadership roles at Alvarion and Smartlink, where he built vast technical and commercial expertise in communication, networking, signal processing and wireless systems. Mr. Tal holds a BSc degree in electronics and communication engineering from Tel-Aviv University, served in Israel’s Intelligence Forces and holds a few patents.

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Sharon Shein

VP HR

Sharon Shein has over 18 years of experience in human resource management in high-tech global organizations and fast-growing startups.
Specializing in building, restructuring and maintaining high performing teams, Sharon leads strategic HR global processes to enhance employee engagement, satisfaction and growth and supports results-driven HR business needs.
Prior to joining Celeno,  Sharon established and led the HR of AVG Israel (acquired by AVAST) Prior to that Sharon held HR positions at 888, BRM and Gisha-Shona. She holds a BA in Sociology and Anthropology from Tel-Aviv University and a Master’s degree in Business Marketing from Manchester University.