Chen Linchevski - CEO and Co-Founder
Chen, a true believer in the ability of the industrial sector to transform itself and increase efficiency, took raw ideas and transformed them into promising companies. Throughout the execution Chen demonstrated true leadership and vision. Precognize, of which he’s CEO today, was nominated by the World Economic Forum as Tech Pioneer of 2018 and acquired by Samson Group. During his career, Chen worked with key industrial companies such as GE, BASF, Shell, and LG, specializing in the design and analysis of complex industrial systems.. Chen holds a LLB from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Raanan Manor - VP R&D and Co-Founder
Raanan is a seasoned developer who brings applied mathematics, statistical operation analysis and machine learning insights, combined with advanced system programming experience, to real-life issues in complex systems. Prior to co-founding Precognize, Raanan gained vast experience in software development working at leading software companies. Raanan holds a MSc in System Analysis and Operation Research from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, and a BSc in Mathematics and Statistics from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem.
Hila Nachlieli PhD - Head of Research
Hila is a machine-learning expert, experienced in data science and analytics, data mining, statistics, mathematics and signal and image analysis. Hila previously worked as Senior Research Scientist at HP Labs Israel. Hila’s educational background includes a cum laude BSc in Physics and Mathematics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and a MSc and DSc in Physics from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology. Hila is the lead/co-author of 34 patents, eleven papers presented at prestigious conferences and seventeen papers in peer-reviewed publications, including a best paper award winner in ICML 2013.
Lyat Avidor Peleg - CMO
Lyat is an executive marketer with experience in both marketing and startups. Prior to joining Precognize, Lyat provided marketing services – from strategy to content. She founded and was the CEO of a mobile application startup herself. Prior to that, Lyat was an Editor-in-Chief and VP of Content of a global publishing house. Lyat holds a BA and MA in Political Science from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and researched immigration and globalization for her PhD. Studies at Tel Aviv University
Vahid Krupic PhD - Director Global Sales & Business Development
Vahid is an international commercial manager with experience in maximizing delivery with given organizational resources, to expand market presence, manage sales processes incl. organizational restructuring, product portfolio lifecycles and work on cultural change/ learning. Prior to joining SAMSON AG and taking charge of the “Marketing and Sales Cognitive Solution, Digital Transformation”, Vahid held several global managerial posts at Atlas Copco Group. Vahid’s educational background includes a PhD. in Physics, from the University of Salford, UK.