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Leadership Team

Achi Rotem

CEO & Co-founder

Achi Rotem co-founded K2View in 2009 and serves as the company’s CEO. Prior to founding K2View, Achi held several key positions at Amdocs (NYSE:DOX), where he led massive and complex BSS projects for Tier-1 telcos, overseeing large R&D, delivery, and PMO teams across continents. Previously, Achi was AVP, Chief Solutions Architect, at TTI (NASDAQ: TTIL, later acquired by TEOCO Corporation), where he was responsible for translating OSS market requirements into innovative, enterprise-grade solutions.

Rafi Cohen

COO & Co-founder

Prior to co-founding K2View, Rafi Cohen held leadership positions at Amdocs (NYSE:DOX), most recently heading up the Worldwide Migration group, where he managed a team of 400 professionals responsible for data migration projects in diverse, complex environments. Previously, Rafi served in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Computer and Technology division, where he managed major computer centers and a large team of software engineers, system analysts and programmers. Rafi holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering from the University of New Haven in CT, USA.

Yuval Perlov

CTO

Yuval Perlov started his career at Team Telecom International (NASDAQ: TTIL, later acquired by TEOCO Corporation) where he created state-of-the-art mediation and ETL products for the Telecom industry, advancing to the role of AVP in charge of R&D for North America. He then proceeded to lead a development group in the eBay catalogs team. Prior to joining K2View Yuval served as CTO of Nextrade Ltd., creating innovative products in the financial sector. He is an alumnae of Tel Aviv University.

Dror Harel-Elkayam

CFO

Dror brings over 20 years of experience to K2View in leading Finance, HR, Legal, Compliance, and Investor Relations teams. He served as the Chief Financial Officer of Attunity Ltd. (NASDAQ: ATTU), a fast-growing, publicly-traded global software corporation, until its acquisition by Qlik Technologies in 2019. Previously, Dror served as Director of Finance at Precise Software Solutions. Dror holds a B.A. in Economics and Accounting from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and is a Certified Public Accountant.

Oren Ezra

CMO

Throughout his career of 20+ years, Oren has led top-achieving marketing and product management departments for B2B software companies, including monday.com, Panaya (acquired by Infosys), NICE (NASDAQ: NICE), and Jacada (NASDAQ: JCDA). Oren’s long success in end-to-end go-to-market planning and execution makes his experience and expertise invaluable to K2View’s growth and market leadership. Oren holds a BSc in Mathematics and Computer Science and an MBA from Tel Aviv University.

Mony Ben-Avi

Executive Vice President, Global Communications & Media

Prior to joining K2View, Mony Ben-Avi held senior management roles at Amdocs (NYSE:DOX), most recently SVP, Customer Delivery, where he conceived, developed and delivered complex, fully-integrated market solutions and recruited and led large-scale, multi-disciplinary and globally-distributed teams. Mony holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering.

Aaron Fullen

Executive Vice President, Global Sales

Fullen is an accomplished global sales leader with experience building teams that take innovative technologies to market and turn small cap companies into mid-cap companies. Fullen is a trusted sales leader with C-level credibility and skill with Fortune 1000 executives as well experience nurturing and retaining alpha-sellers. Fullen’s skillset includes detailed familiarity with telecom and bank operations as well as with analytics, digital advertising, billing and related fields.

Eti De Leon

Vice President of People

Eti brings to K2View 20+ years of experience in leading Human Resources for international technology providers, including Leverate, QLogic, ICQ, and Cadence. Having managed all aspects of HR at these companies, Eti brings a great passion for and a proven track record in building winning teams. Her deep understanding of the challenges in recruiting and retaining top talent in hi-tech environments is key to building and empowering K2View’s team of world-class talent. Eti holds Bachelor’s and Master’s degrees in Law from Ono Academic College and a BA in Political Science from Bar-Ilan University.

Roni Yustman

Legal Counsel

Roni oversees corporate and commercial legal matters for K2View’s global group of companies. Prior to joining K2View, Roni had 15+ years of experience providing legal counsel to numerous governmental, municipal and commercial organizations. As part of this, Roni served as legal counsel for various branches of the IDF including the military telecommunications branch. In her senior capacity in a leading northern law firm, Roni provided legal advice to both high- and low-tech companies as well as regional councils. Roni holds a bachelor’s degree in law from the University of Haifa and a Master’s in negotiation and conflict resolution management from Bar Ilan University.

Board of Directors

Steven D. Kostyshen

Chairman of the Board

Steve has 25+ years’ experience as a management consultant, angel investor, and serial entrepreneur in the technology industry, including 14 years as the founder and CEO of two enterprise software companies. He has worked extensively with C-suite executives in global leaders in over a dozen countries, including American Express, AT&T, General Motors, Federal Express, Fidelity Investments, Dell Computer and Mobil Oil. He currently holds angel investments in enterprise software, health care, AI and other technology start-ups. Steve holds an MBA from the Richard Ivey School of Business.

Frederic Wohlwend

Board Member

Frederic Wohlwend is the Managing Partner and Chairman of the Board at Forestay Capital SA, the Digital Tech Fund of Waypoint Capital. Forestay focuses on novel, revenue-generating software and technology companies—primarily in Europe, the United States and Israel—that challenge established models and the status-quo. Frederic is also Chairman of the Board at BlueBotics SA and a board member for a number of other global technology companies.

Gary Gannot

Board Member

Gary Gannot joined Genesis Partners in September 2000 and serves as a General Partner of Genesis Partners Ltd., Genesis Partners II, L.P. and Genesis Partners III, L.P. Genesis focuses on semiconductor, communications, and enterprise software investments. Over the years, Gary has held engineering, operational, director and board member roles for numerous other high-tech companies in Israel and the United States, and he has founded two companies.

Nick Lazzaro

Chief Evangelist, Board Member & Advisor

Nick is an accomplished executive with 20+ years’ leadership experience in technology companies, including executive positions at Synchronoss Technologies, Vonage Communications, Amdocs, SBC Communications, Earnst and Young, Iridium, and Fujitsu. Nick has a solid track record of building and running successful technology companies, both large and small, and served as K2View’s CEO, leading its rapid growth and transition from a services-led to a product-led organization. Nick received a Bachelor of Science degree in Management from SUNY Buffalo.

Achi Rotem

CEO & Co-founder

Achi Rotem founded K2View in 2009 and now serves as the company’s CEO. Prior to founding K2View, Achi held several key positions at Amdocs (NYSE:DOX), where he led major and complex BSS migration projects, including the migration process following the Sprint-Nextel merger. Previously, Achi was AVP, Chief Solutions Architect, at TTI (Team Telecom International, NASDAQ: TTIL, later acquired by TEOCO Corporation), where he was actively engaged in translating market requirements into viable solutions with true business value.

Rafi Cohen

COO & Co-founder

Prior to joining K2View, Rafi Cohen held several key positions at Amdocs (NYSE:DOX), most recently heading up the Worldwide Migration group, where he managed a team of 400 professionals responsible for data migration projects in diverse, complex environments. Previously, Rafi served in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF) Computer and Technology division, where he managed major computer centers and a large team of software engineers, system analysts and programmers. Rafi holds a BSc in Industrial Engineering from the University of New Haven in CT, USA.

Doug Pauly

Board Member

Doug Pauly serves as President of Ice Lakes Investments, a privately held fund focused on Israeli software and technology companies. Ice Lakes has been an outside investor and consultant for K2View since 2013. Doug also serves as President of Northern Fruit Company, a fruit growing, packing, marketing and exporting company in Wenatchee, Washington.