CEO, WorldMate Israel
Amir leads product innovation and technical development at WorldMate’s Israel center.
Amir was the WorldMate’s VP of Product Development from 2004-2007, Amir was Senior Vice President of Products at the video ringtone company, Vringo from 2007 to 2009.
Before originally joining WorldMate, Kirshenboim founded two mobile companies, DITIO Software Ltd. and Smart Mobile Applications.
Amir holds an MBA from Tel Aviv University and a BSc in Electronics Engineering from the Technion Institute of Technology.
Vice President, Business Development
Ian manages WorldMate’s strategic relationships with travel industry partners, handset vendors, wireless carriers, and content providers around the word.
Ian has over 15 years of business development experience in the PC, Internet and mobile industries nurturing deals that have resulted in many millions of software units shipped with market leaders including Nokia, RIM, Sony Ericsson, AT&T, O2, Orange, Fujitsu, HP, Palm, Sony Electronics, and EarthLink.
Before joining WorldMate, Ian founded The Beachhead Group Inc., a business development consulting firm for mobile application ISVs. Ian earned his MBA in Marketing from the UCLA Anderson School of Management and graduated Phi Beta Kappa from the University of California - Irvine with a dual B.A. in Economics and Japanese Language & Literature.
VP of Research & Development, IT and infrastructure
Eran leads WorldMate’s Research & Development, IT and infrastructure.
Eran has more than a decade of experience with project and R&D management. He is an expert in technical design, high-scalability systems, in addition to product performance.
Eran was Vice President of Research and Development at the world’s leading genealogy companies, MyHeritage. Prior to this, Eran was a founding member of MySupermarket, where he acted as back-end team leader and was responsible for a significant portion of the company’s intellectual property.
Eran holds a B.Sc. (cum laude) in Computer Science from Technion Institute of Technology.
Raviv defines and lead the technological path for WorldMate.
Raviv has eighteen years of experience in software development management. He held various R&D management and architecture positions in enterprises and start-up companies.
Before joining WorldMate, Raviv served as VP of R&D at Gigya, the leading provider of social infrastructure for top brands, where he specialized in high availability systems and big data.
Raviv holds a B.Sc. in Computer Science from Open University of Israel.