noam segal
noam segalChief Executive Officer
Noam has more than 15 years experience in the defense and aerospace industry, including vast experience managing, developing and marketing technology projects in the fields of electronic warfare, SIGINT, special mission aircrafts, space and robotics.

Prior to iSi, he held senior positions leading marketing, business development, operations and sales at Elbit Systems’ Aerospace Division; G-NIUS Unmanned Ground Systems; Elisra Electronic Systems; and BIMER Ltd.

A Lieutenant Colonel (Res.) in the Israeli Air Force, Noam is a senior UAV Operator and GCI/ATC.

Noam holds a bachelor’s degree in interdisciplinary studies and an MPA from Tel-Aviv University.

Noam Zafrir
Noam ZafrirExecutive VP & CMO
Noam joined iSi in 2001, and oversees all aspects of marketing, project management and strategic customer relations and partnerships.

Noam’s background includes more than 38 years of experience leading marketing and business development in global defense and space markets.

Prior to iSi, Noam served for 23 years in various positions at Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI) including Deputy Director of Marketing for the Missile & Space Group, Director of Corporate Marketing for Asia & Oceania, and Assistant to the Corporate VP Marketing.
Noam served in the IDF Air Defense forces with a rank of Major.

Noam holds a BA in Economics from Ben-Gurion University in Beer-Sheva and studied Mechanical Engineering at Tel- Aviv University.

Dr. Natalie Fridman
Dr. Natalie FridmanVP Research & Innovation
Natalie joined iSi in 2015 and is currently the Artificial Intelligence (AI) Chief Scientist, and Head of Research & Innovation Department where she manages the development of iSi’s newest and advanced technologies. Natalie’s expertise is algorithms in behavior analysis and prediction, decision making systems and autonomous agents.

Natalie’s background includes 8 years in MAVERICK lab, the artificial intelligence and robotics research group and a lecturer in the Computer Science Department, Bar Ilan University.

Prior to iSi, Natalie worked as an Artificial Intelligence (AI) team leader in Elbit Systems where she managed all aspects of the research in artificial intelligence fields.
Natalie holds a Ph.D in Computer Science from the Bar Ilan University. She is a President’s scholar for excellence in her Ph.D studies.

Natalie has more than 20 publications in highly refereed AI journals, conferences, book chapters and has 2 patents in algorithms in the AI field.

Doron Shterman
Doron ShtermanVP Engineering
Doron joined ISI in 2016 and is currently leading the engineering department responsible for the development of the company’s future ground and space assets.

Doron has extensive experience in satellite system engineering, he has participated in several very high resolution satellite projects and led the development of a revolutionary nanosatellite mission. Doron is also a co-author of the first Israeli space engineering book – “Satellites and the near space”.

Doron is a PhD candidate in the Electrical Engineering faculty at the Israeli Institute of Technology (Technion), focusing his research in advanced super-resolution techniques. Doron holds an M.Sc. EE in the field of nano-photonics, B.Sc. EE and B.Sc. Physics, from the Technion as well, as a member of the EE faculty excellence program. In addition Doron is an alumnus of the international space university (SSP15).

Kfir Aviv
Kfir AvivCFO
Kfir joined iSi in 2010, as an Assistant Controller, moving quickly up the ranks to become CFO in 2013.

Prior to that, he spent four years in the audit department at Ernst & Young.
Kfir holds a BA and an MBA from the Open University of Israel.

Barak Solomin
Barak SolominVP Business Development
Barak has more than 20 years of experience in Defense, intelligence and aerospace as both an active duty officer in the Israeli Air Force as well as senior business and management roles in the defense and aerospace industry.

Barak joined ISI at 2015, prior to his role at ISI, Barak worked for Elbit Systems Unmanned Systems division where he held management, business development and R&D positions over a period of 10 years.

As a Major in reserve in the Israeli Airforce his service included planning and managing counter-terrorism activities as well as active and reserve duties as a RPAS pilot and mission commander.

Orit Akler
Orit AklerChief Products & Programs Officer
Orit joined iSi in 2016 as chief project officer managing iSi’s development programs and amending projects, following a 25-year career in the defense and aerospace industry.

Prior to iSi, Orit served as a program officer at the IMOD and as a senior consultant for several major establishments related to Remote Sensing.

Orit holds a BSC in Mapping and Geo-Information Engineering from the Technion and was part of the first ME system Engineering program held together by the Technion and the Administration for the Development of Weapons and Technological Infrastructure (Maf’at).

Orit also graduated the course of Directors and senior officers in corporations by Tel Aviv University.

Itamar Shahar
Itamar ShaharChief Operations Officer
Itamar has joined ISI in 2018 as COO and is currently in charge of Satellite Operation; Customer Projects and the Intelligence Department.

Prior to ISI, Itamar served in senior command and management positions in Israel’s Prime Minister’s Office for over 20 years.

During his military service Itamar served in the Israeli Airforce flying F-16 aircraft.
Itamar holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Political Science and National Security from Haifa University and a MC-MPA from Harvard University’s HKS.

Liron Vine
Liron VineVP Regional Marketing
Liron joined iSi in 2016, as Business Development Director, moving quickly up to become VP Regional Marketing in 2018.

Liron’s background includes more than 20 years of experience leading marketing and business development in global defense markets for large scale programs in the field of Land, Air, Sea and Intelligence forces.

Prior to iSi, he held leading positions at Projects Operation, Marketing & Business Development at BVR Systems & Elbit Systems mainly active at Africa, South America and APAC (including relocation to Singapore).

Liron holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Management, Economic & HR from Beer Sheva University and Master in Business Administration (MBA), Executive program from Peres Academic Center.