Former CEO and Director of Beta-O2 Technologies for a period of 8 years, Mr. Gendler raised the company to one of the world's leading positioning in the field. He served as CEO of the Technion Entrepreneurial Incubator (TEIC) for a period of 11 years and has led the establishment and investment in more than 40 companies, such as Prolor Biotech (sold to Opko, NYSE: OPK, for $480M in August 2014), Mazor Robotics (NASDAQ: MZOR, TASE: MZOR.TA, www.mazorrobotics.com), ReWalk (NASDAQ: RWLK, www.rewalk.com), Corindus (www.corindus.com), Regentis (www.regentis.co.il), BEE (www.beei.com) and many others. Gained a wide range of experience in identifying new technologies and in establishing, directing, and creating value for technology-based start-up companies.
Mr. Gendler served on the Technion’s Patent Committee (1998 – 2006). He earned his M.Sc. in material engineering, a B.Sc. in physics, and a certificate in business management, all from the Technion, Haifa, Israel.