Giora Yaron is an Israeli entrepreneur and businessperson who founded 12 companies, notably: Mercury Interactive Corp., Itamar Medical Ltd. and Qwilt, Inc. and who has been at the head of 11 different companies. Dr. Yaron holds the position of Chairman for Itamar Medical Ltd. (which he founded in 1997), Chairman of Equalum Ltd. (which he founded) and Chairman for Excelero, Inc. (which he founded). Dr. Yaron is also Chairman-Executive Council at Tel-Aviv University and on the board of 5 other companies.
In his past career Giora Yaron occupied the position of Chairman for Prolify Ltd., Chairman at Mercury Interactive Corp. (he founded the company in 1996), Chairman of Comsys Communication & Signal Processing Ltd. (he founded the company in 1998), Chairman at Pentacom Ltd. (he founded the company), Chairman of P-Cube, Inc. (he founded the company in 1999), Chairman of Exanet Ltd. (he founded the company in 2000), Chairman at Qumranet, Inc. (he founded the company in 2006), President for Indigo NV and Vice President of National Semiconductor Corp.
Giora Yaron received a graduate degree, an undergraduate degree and a doctorate from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.