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Leadership

Monica Iancu

President and Chief Executive Officer

Monica Iancu founded MIND and has been President and Chief Executive Officer of our company since inception and until April 6, 2012, also served as the Chairperson. Monica holds a B.Sc. degree in Computer Science and a Master’s degree in Telecommunications (with expertise in Voice and Data Integration over the Ethernet) from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.

Shoham Shitrit

Chief Financial Officer

Shoham Shitrit joined MIND in June 2019. Mr. Shitrit comes to MIND after serving as a controller of a public technology corporation – Elbit Systems Ltd. (Nasdaq:ESLT). Prior to that, he served for four years as a controller of a public medical device company – Lumenis Ltd. (which was traded on Nasdaq until June 2015 under the symbol LMNS) and before that, he served three years as a senior auditor at Ernst & Young (Israel). Shoham holds a B.A. degree in Accounting and Economics from Bar- Ilan University and is a Certified Public Accountant in Israel.

Liviu Serea

General Manager Romania Office

Liviu Serea has served as General Manager of our Romania office since January 2001. Before joining MIND, for over five years he managed a local company involved in hardware assembly, distribution and support. Liviu holds a M.Sc. degree in Electronics and Telecommunications from the Politechnic Institute, Iasi, Romania.

Shoval Cohen Nissan

VP of Information Technology

Shoval Cohen Nissan joined MIND as IT Manager in December 1998 and was promoted to Vice President of IT in 2016. Shoval leads the planning and management of the supporting infrastructure company-wide and the implementation of network security at the corporate level. He also acts as Purchasing Manager for our internal needs and customer solutions. Shoval holds a Practical Engineer degree from Braude College.

Gilad Parness

VP Sales &
Geschäftsführer Message Mobile GmbH

Gilad Parness joined MIND in 2004 as a team leader in the MINDBill Support. He was promoted to Support Manager, later to Director Professional Services and in 2009 joined the Sales and Account Management group. Gilad was promoted to Vice President of Enterprise Solutions in 2014 and in June 2020 he was nominated VP Sales. He also serves as Executive Director of our subsidiary in Germany. Gilad holds a Practical Engineer degree from Tel Chai College

Oren Tanhum

VP Professional Services

Oren Tanhum joined MIND in July 1997 as a Software Engineer and was involved in the development of all versions of our billing platform. Throughout his almost 20 years with us, he has been promoted in the R&D organization, filling leadership roles at all levels. He has also served as a Project Manager responsible for planning of projects through their successful delivery. Oren was promoted to R&D Director in October 2006 and to Vice President of Professional Services in October 2016. Oren holds a B.A. degree in Mathematics and Computer Science from Haifa University.

Rani Ron

VP Customer Solutions and Innovation

Rani Ron joined MIND in 1999 as a product manager. In 2004 he was promoted to Product Management Group Leader, in 2006 to Director of Product Management and in July 2019 to VP Customer Solutions and Innovation. Since 2017 he also serves as Executive Sponsor for two large customers. Rani leads the continuous enhancement of our billing and customer care platform, working closely with customers to define future needs and ensure successful implementations. Before joining MIND, Rani worked as a software engineer for three years at Intel Development Center in Haifa, Israel. Rani holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.

Meir Nissensohn

Chairman of the Board of Directors

Mr. Nissensohn has served as an external director of our company since August 2014. Mr. Nissensohn served as the Chairman of the Board of Directors and Chief Executive Officer of IBM Israel Ltd. from 1996 to 2012, having joined IBM Israel as a computer programmer in 1969. Since his retirement from IBM, he is involved in various business initiatives with venture capital funds. Mr. Nissensohn holds a B.Sc. in Industrial Engineering from the Technion – Israeli Institute of Technology, and a post graduate degree in Business Administration (Finance) and an M.B.A., both from Tel Aviv University.

Monica Iancu

President and Chief Executive Officer

Monica Iancu founded MIND and has been President and Chief Executive Officer of our company since inception and until April 6, 2012, also served as the Chairperson. Monica holds a B.Sc. degree in Computer Science and a Master’s degree in Telecommunications (with expertise in Voice and Data Integration over the Ethernet) from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology.

Joseph Tenne

Member of the Board

Mr. Tenne has served as an external director of our company since August 2014. Mr. Tenne serves as a director at AudioCodes Ltd., at Enzymotec Ltd., at Orbotech Ltd. and at Ratio Oil Explorations (Finance) Ltd. From 2005 to 2013, Mr. Tenne served as the CFO of Ormat Technologies, Inc., a company listed on the New York Stock Exchange. From 1997 until 2003, Mr. Tenne was a partner in Kesselman & Kesselman, Certified Public Accountants in Israel and a member of PricewaterhouseCoopers International Limited. Mr. Tenne holds a B.A. degree in Accounting and Economics and an M.B.A. degree from Tel Aviv University. Mr. Tenne is also a Certified Public Accountant in Israel.

Itay Barzilay

Member of the Board

Mr. Barzilay has served as a director of our company since May 2020. Mr. Barzilay serves as CFO of Personetics. From 2010 to 2019, Mr. Barzilay held a number of finance leadership positions at Amdocs and most recently served as Vice President Finance for Amdocs Technology & Media and for Amdocs Global Services. From 2008 to 2010, Mr. Barzilay was CFO of MIND CTI. From 2004 to 2008, Mr. Barzilay served in several finance management roles with Avaya in the United States. Mr. Barzilay is a Certified Public Accountant, holds a BA in Accounting and Economics from Tel-Aviv University and an MBA from NYU's Stern School of Business.