The Team

Maya Ashkenazi

CEO & Co Founder

M.E. Biomedical Engineering

B.Sc. Pharmaceutical Engineering

  • R&D Project manager at FLORIS


  • QA Operation Engineer at Dexcel Pharma

Ariel Orbach, PhD

CTO & Co Founder

Ph.D. in Immunology

Post-Doc in Biochemistry

  • Founder of PRC Biomedical

  • Startup consultant

  • Co-Researcher at the Hebrew University

Yuval Appelbaum

R&D Specialist

B.Sc. Biotechnological Engineering


  • Technician at the Weapons Lab of the Forensics Dept, Israeli Police


  • Research assistant, Fish Health lab at Midreshet Ben-Gurion

Dr. Iddo Weiner


PhD in Bioinformatics


  • Extensive skills in data mining, machine learning, New Generation Sequencing (NGS) and molecular biology procedures

Dr. Ronny Pinkus
Chief of CMC

PhD in Chemistry



  • Over 27 years of experience

  • An expert in process development, scale-up, Analytics and CMC (Chemistry, Manufacturing & Controls).

Sagi Katz

Business Development

MBA from NYU, Stern School of Business

Bachelor of Business, College of Management

  • Over 20 years of executive level business experience

Eli Lerner

Co Founder & Board member

B.A. in Political Sciences


  • Founder & Director of Novotalk


  • Chief Strategic Officer of an NYC retail company

Chaim Zegerman

Advisory Board & scientific consultant (Board advisor) 

Pharmacist and MPH
Materna Co-Founder and Chief Formula Developer


  • Chief scientist at Elite (one of the largest food suppliers in Israel)


  • Rich experience in the fields of – patents, clinical studies, pharmacovigilance and formulations development

Prof. Aviva Fattal-Valevski Medical Consultant (Board advisor)

MD, Head of Dept. of Pediatric Neurology, Dana Children’s hospital, Ichilov Hospital, Tel Aviv

  • Neurology Professor at the Sagol School of Neuroscience, Tel Aviv University.


@2020 by Yuval Appelbaum 

©2019 by Barel Weiner

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