nayax

Management

Yair Nechmad

CEO & Co-Founder

Yair Nechmad is the CEO and Chairman of the Board at Nayax. He co-founded the company with David Ben Avi and Amir Nechmad in 2005.

Before his establishing Nayax, Yair was Managing Director at Eden Springs Israel from 2000 to 2004, when he increased sales by 33%. Yair held the position of VP Marketing at Eden Springs Group from 1998-2000, where he was responsible for the brand development across Israel and Europe. Prior to that, Yair was the marketing and advertising manager at the Central Bottling Co. Ltd. (Coca Cola manufacturer in Israel) from 1997 to 1998.

David Ben Avi

CTO & Co-Founder

David Ben Avi is the Chief Technology Officer and Director at Nayax. He co-founded the company with Yair Nechmad and Amir Nechmad in 2005.

Between 1998 and 2006 David was involved in several technological startups, some of which he co-founded and managed, a few of which were sold.

Liron Grosman

CFO

Sammy Yahiaoui

CRO

Keren Sharir

CMO

Tami Erel

CBO

Michael Galai

CLO

Moshe Orenstein

CPO

Saffi Keisari

VP R&D

Ella Shechtman

CHRO

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Yair Nechmad

Yair Nechmad is the CEO and Chairman of the Board at Nayax. He co-founded the company with David Ben Avi and Amir Nechmad in 2005.

Before his establishing Nayax, Yair was Managing Director at Eden Springs Israel from 2000 to 2004, when he increased sales by 33%. Yair held the position of VP Marketing at Eden Springs Group from 1998-2000, where he was responsible for the brand development across Israel and Europe. Prior to that, Yair was the marketing and advertising manager at the Central Bottling Co. Ltd. (Coca Cola manufacturer in Israel) from 1997 to 1998.

David Ben Avi

David Ben Avi is the Chief Technology Officer and Director at Nayax. He co-founded the company with Yair Nechmad and Amir Nechmad in 2005.

Between 1998 and 2006 David was involved in several technological startups, some of which he co-founded and managed, a few of which were sold.

amir Nechmad

Amir Nechmad is a non-executive director of Nayax. He founded the company with Yair Nechmad and David Ben-Avi in 2005.

Amir is an entrepreneur, involved in developing and managing real estate in Israel and the USA.

Between 1988 and 2000, Amir was a lawyer and a partner at Meitar Law Offices, Israel’s Leading International Law Firm.

Rina Shafir

Rina Shafir currently serves as an Independent Director and Chairperson of the Audit Committee at IBI Investment House Ltd., Shlomo Real Estate Ltd. and Biolight Life Sciences Ltd., as Independent Director and Chairperson of the Finance Committee at Almeda Ventures, and as Independent Director at Sunflower Sustainable Industries Ltd. Rina previously served as Independent Director and Chairperson of the Investment Committee at Analyst Provident Funds Ltd. Independent director of  Kesem ETFs Ltd, Clal Finance Ltd and Gamatronic Industries Ltd. She also served as Senior VP at the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange Ltd, Head of the Trading Department and Clearing Houses until 2012 and CEO at Impact – Investments Portfolio Management Ltd, a subsidiary of Union Bank.

 

Rina is an external, independent, director. She will chair the remuneration committee and be a member of the audit committee.

Vered Raz Avayo

Vered Raz Avayo is the Chief Financial Officer at Save Foods inc (Nasdaq: SVFD), an external director at Apollo Power Ltd., Africa Israel Residences Ltd., and a director at Foresight Autonomous Holdings Ltd. Vered served as Chief Financial Officer of the Leviev Group, and served as an external director of several publicly traded companies, with managerial and consulting experience in finance encompassing a wide range of industries in Israel and overseas, including real estate investment, capital markets, retail, diamonds, jewelry, and aviation.

 

Vered is an external, independent, director. She will chair the audit committee and be a member of the remuneration committee.

Elon Shalev

Elon Shalev is co-founder of SHL Telemedicine (SHLTN) and founder and Chief Executive Officer of Channel 2 News Company and the Editor in Chief of “Yedioth Aharonot”, the leading Israeli daily newspaper. Elon served as the Vice Chairman of the board of directors for Partner Communications Company (NASDAQ, TASE: PTNR), a leading Israeli provider of telecommunications. He was an Executive Vice President of Discount Investment Corporation Ltd. of the IDB group, a senior advisor to the Saban Capital Group and was a director in several large Israeli corporations such as Bezeq Israel Telecommunication Company Ltd., DBS Satellite Services (1998) Ltd. (YES), Bezeq International Company Ltd., Cellcom Israel Ltd. and Agis Industries (1983) Ltd.

 

Elon is an independent director. He will be a member of the remuneration and audit committees.

Reuven Ben Menachem

Reuven Ben Menachem is the founder and former CEO of Fundtech, a leading global provider of software to the fintech industry. In 2015 Fundtech was sold to D+H for $1.25B. Today, Reuven is the chairman of several boards of directors of fintech companies as well as social ventures.

 

Reuven will serve as a member of the board.