Board of Directors
Fostering a culture of continuous and steadfast innovation, the Attunity Board of Directors is dedicated to guiding Attunity into its next phase of growth and development. Following are the biographies of Attunity’s board members. You may also refer to our listing of Attunity's executive management team.
Chairman and CEO
Shimon Alon, Chairman of the Board, was appointed Chief Executive Officer on June 1st 2008. Previously Mr Alon was CEO of Precise Software Solutions, a leading provider of application performance management. Following the acquisition of Precise by VERITAS Software Corporation in June 2003, Mr. Alon served as an executive advisor to VERITAS. Prior to Precise Software, Mr. Alon held a number of positions at Scitex and its subsidiaries including President and Chief Executive Officer of Scitex America and Managing Director of Scitex Europe. Mr. Alon holds a degree from the Executive Management Program at the Harvard Business School.
Dan Falk served as the President and Chief Operating Officer and then Chief Executive Officer of Sapiens International Corporation N.V., Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer of Orbotech Ltd., and held senior positions at Israel Discount Bank Ltd.
Dan Falk serves as the chairman of the board of directors of Chromagen Ltd. and is a member of the boards of directors of Orbotech Ltd., Nice System Ltd, Orad Hi-Tech Systems Ltd, Jacada Ltd., Ormat Technologies Inc.,Plastopil Ltd., Nova Measuring Systems Ltd, Amiad Filteration Systems Ltd., A.V.T Ltd and Oridion Medical Ltd. He holds a M.B.A degree from the Hebrew University School of Business.
Dr. Dov Biran was a professor of computers at Northeastern University. Prior to joining the Northeastern University faculty, Professor Biran was the acting CEO and the CTO of Attunity. He previously founded and served as president of Bridges for Islands, Ltd., a company that developed infrastructure for systems integration and B2B,which was acquired by Attunity. Dr.Biran also founded and served as the CEO of Optimal Technologies Ltd. He also served as the Chief Information Officer of Dubek Ltd., officer in the computer unit of the Israeli Defense Forces and was an adjunct professor at Tel Aviv University. He holds a B.Sc, MBA and a Ph.D. in Computers and Information Systems from Tel Aviv University.
Tali Alush-Aben is currently an independent consultant. Until January 2008, she was a General Partner at Gemini, an Israeli venture capital fund she joined in 1994. Her focus in Gemini was primarily on software companies, with recent activities in Cleantech. Prior to joining Gemini, she served as Marketing Director of RadView, then a start-up software company, and as Senior Product Marketing Manager at SunSoft Inc. From 1990 to 1992, she served as Marketing Director for Mercury Interactive Corporation. Ms. Alush-Aben holds a B.Sc. degree.
Mr. Weiser served as the Chief Executive Officer of Orsus Solutions Ltd., a situation system management provider, as the Chief Executive Officer of Hewlett Packard (Israel) and CMS Corporation, a distributor of Hewlett Packard products and services, as President and Chief Executive Officer of Fibronics International Inc., a worldwide provider of network solutions and as Chief Executive Officer of Digital Israel, a wholly owned subsidiary of Digital Equipment Corporation.
He currently serves on the boards of directors of several companies, including Fundtech Ltd. and ClickSoftware Technologies Ltd. He also served as a director of the Tel Aviv Stock Exchange and as Chairman of the Multinational Companies Forum, Vice Chairman of the Israeli Management Center and as Chairman of the Executive Board of Haifa University Mr. Weiser holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Technion, Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa as well as a Master of Science from the University of Minnesota.