Jonathan Gurfinkel, Co-Founder, President and CEO

Mr. Gurfinkel brings to the company accumulated management and technical experience in leading high-tech companies. Mr. Gurfinkel holds a Bachelor and M.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheba, Israel; and an EMBA from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Gal Ingber, Co-Founder, Vice-President Research and Development

Mr. Ingber has vast technical and management experience with high-tech companies. He served as CTO and VP R&D for several early-stage companies. Mr. Ingber has a B.Sc. in Physics from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, through Talpiot, the IDF's elite academic program.

Zvika Blutstein, COO

Mr. Blutstein is a former Intel Corp. global manufacturing supply chain project manager. He holds extensive knowledge in operations and logistics, as well as finance and administration. Mr. Blutstein has a B.A in economics and statistics from Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheba Israel; and an EMBA from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Michele Pessa, Executive Director, NA Commercial Operations

Ms. Pessa is a former bioMerieux Executive Director US, Clinical Sales. During her career at bioMerieux Ms. Pessa served as Director of U.S. Corporate Accounts, Automated ID/AST system marketing manager and automated ID/AST system World Wide product manager. Ms. Pessa also served as product manager ID/AST at McDonnell-Douglas. Ms. Pessa began her career as a microbiologist at Milton Medical Center, Milton MA. Ms. Pessa has a B.S. in Health Sciences from Northeastern University.

Ellen Cunniff, Strategy and Business Development

Ms. Cunniff is a former Becton Dickinson (BD) executive. During her career at BD Ms. Cunniff served as VP/GM US Region, a $3.6 Billion annual revenues business. Prior to that she served as BD WW VP/GM BDB-Discovery Labware, President, Asia Pacific, VP/GM EMA, VP/GM, and Microbiology Europe among others. Ms. Cunniff began her career as a microbiologist at Children's Hospital in Boston. Ms. Cunniff has a B.A. in biology from Boston University.

The P-1000™ is currently under development and not available in the U.S