Protect. Prevent. Preserve.
Protect. Prevent. Preserve.
Chief Executive Officer
With over 20 years of experience in the software business, Alon brings experience and passion in how to plan and execute commercial growth. Most recently, he was VP Sales & Marketing at HolistiCyber, the nation-state level cyber security advisors to the private sector. He has worked in senior sales and management roles at Perfecto Mobile, Comverse Technology, and Akamai Technologies.
Alon holds engineering BSc and MBA degree from the Leon Recanati School of Business at Tel-Aviv university.
As well as being a die-hard American Football fan, Alon enjoys skiing and scuba diving.
Chief Product and Strategy Officer
Yaron brings over 25 years’ experience in driving strategy, building disruptive products and running market execution at innovative startups and Fortune 500 companies. Before WINT he ran IBM’s cybercrime protection portfolio following its acquisition of Trusteer, and held executive positions at Consumer Physics, RSA, the security division of EMC, Mercado Software, Cyota and others.
Yaron holds an MBA summa cum laude from the Tel Aviv University, an MS in Engineering summa cum laude, and a B.Sc. in Math and Physics with the IDF’s Talpiot excellence program.
Yaron is an avid road and mountain cycler. He also loves skiing and hiking, especially in remote locations like the Himalayas.
VP of Sales
Carrie comes to WINT from a 14 year career at Tyco/Johnson Controls, where she held a variety of sales and general management roles before becoming Director of Sales for the Fire Protection business. A passionate, customer-focused servant leader and coach, she was responsible for commercial growth and brings to WINT deep experience in go-to-market strategy, new sales programs and initiatives, and building high performing teams of sales leaders and sales people.
Carrie holds a bachelors degree from Western Illinois University, and a MBA from Belmont University in Nashville, Tennessee.
Outside of work, Carrie enjoys time with her young family and is passionate about American college football, salsa dancing, and craft beer.
VP of R&D
Gil brings over 25 years’ experience in software development, R&D teams management, mathematical modeling and optimization problem solving. In his previous position, Gil was the CTO of HopOn, a public transportation optimization company. Prior to that Gil was a co-founder of Traffix Systems and served as its VP of R&D. Following Traffix’s acquisition by F5 networks, Gil served as F5’s VP of product development. Before that Gil managed the development of the GSM and UMTS network optimization products at Schema.
Gil holds an M.Sc. in Computer Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a B.Sc. summa cum laude in Math and Physics from the Hebrew University.
Gil is a drummer in a rock band, plays basketball and loves to ski.
VP Customer Experience
Ela joins WINT with more than 15 years in the high-tech industry, working for both large corporations and early-stage startups. Starting as a developer Ela quickly transitioned into customer facing roles including both pre-sales, post-sales, and leadership roles in large transformational delivery projects for Fortune 100 customers. Ela has a great passion for building customer focused organizations, and over the years has built and managed numerous high-performing customer success and support teams.
Ela holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science.
In her spare time Ela enjoys functional training as well as cooking for friends and family.
VP of Operations
Ron brings over 15 years of experience in outsourced manufacturing, logistics and supply chain management, as well as Engineering and Compliance.
Prior in joining WINT Ron was Director of Global Logistics and Compliance for NICE, where he held several other positions in Operations management, Engineering and New Product Introductions.
Ron holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology .
In his free time Ron has a special interest in ancient archeology and enjoys winter skiing.
VP, Partners and Business Development
Guy Vachtel has more than 20 years’ experience in sales, product and delivery of large-scale, enterprise and SaaS solutions. Prior to Wint Guy headed strategic channel sales for Infostretch, a boutique services company. Before Infostretch, he worked at Perfecto Mobile (Acquired by Perforce), where he forged global relationships with strategic partners and built the Customer-Success organization. Earlier in his career, Guy led product sales across North and Latin America at Mavenir (formally Comverse). There he managed value-added services, product, sales and marketing strategies for the Americas region.
Guy holds a BSc and a degree in Electrical & Computing Practical Engineering from the Technical College of the Air Force.
In his free time, Guy coaches volleyball as part of the USA Volleyball organization.
Head of Customer Support
Galit brings over 10 years of experience in global customer support. She has held various customer relations roles – from organizational planning to operational management. She is an expert at designing support procedures and KPI’s that drive the organization to achieve customer experience goals.
Before joining WINT, Galit worked at PMI Israel where she planned, built and managed the customer care operation. Prior to PMI, Galit directed the Service Products & Customer Relations department at Partner Communication. She holds an MBA in Business Management.
Galit is a volleyball player who loves spending her free time playing sports and watching movies.
Head of Algorithm Development
Dr Avy Tahan has a multi-disciplinary computing background from both academia and industry. Over the last 10 years he has gained experience in various industry roles encompassing such diverse fields as algorithm development, embedded devices, multi-media systems development and computer graphics programming.
At WINT he combines this diverse experience to lead the company’s algorithm research and development activities. He also contributes to many other aspects of the system including back-end development, data analysis and patent writing.
Avy holds a PhD in Image Processing and Computer Vision, an MSc in Computer Vision, Imaging and Virtual Environments and a BSc in Computer Science with first class honors all from University College London.
Outside of work his main interests are spending time with his young family, sport (anything, but especially football), reading mainly non-fiction and cooking.
Head of Hardware Engineering
Yariv Reiss is an Electrical engineer with over 12 years of experience in multidisciplinary projects in various fields including water systems, educational and consumer products.
Before WINT, Yariv was he was the electronics manager at Strauss Water, a world leading purified drinking water company. Before that he was a digital hardware engineer at Elbit systems.
Yariv has B.Sc. in Electronic engineering from Afeka collage in Tel Aviv.
In his free time he volunteers as a first responder emergency medicine technician at his town.