Ronit Eliav is the Director of Product Marketing at Panaya. With a deep interest in digital transformation and the latest IT trends, she enjoys creating and sharing thought leadership around such topics as agile and continuous delivery, DevOps, quality assurance and IT modernization projects.
Shanie Weissman is a tech blogger and trend spotter for Panaya.com. Inspired by innovation, passionate about the creativity that ignites it, Shanie enjoys telling the stories that make technology come alive and help people understand its value and applications. These days, she writes mostly about business-process testing, enterprise agility, modern ALM, SAP, and Salesforce.
Jordana is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Panaya. A communications expert, Jordana has over 10 years of experience in content management and marketing in the high-tech industry. Passionate about B2B marketing and storytelling, she enjoys developing the story behind a product.
Lydia is Field Marketing Manager for the DACH region at Panaya. Being a Marketing professional with more than 25 years of experience, including almost 10 years in the IT and software industries, she loves to help businesses grow. Lydia writes about ERP change analytics & cloud-based enterprise software testing with a focus on the German markets.
With more than 15 years’ experience in the IT industry, Zinette began specialising in product management in 2008 at SAP. Now working for Panaya as the Director of Product Management she brings a wealth of knowledge in traditional Application Lifecycle Management approaches, and more importantly is a leading proponent for the emerging Enterprise Agile Delivery movement. Zinette is leveraging her knowledge and experience to bring to market a set of offerings from Panaya that are set to transform the way business manages change.
Liad Tal is a senior Product Marketing Manager at Panaya. Liad has over 18 years of technical and sales experience in enterprise technologies. Liad writes about ERP Market trends focused on SAP and Oracle as well as change management and enablement in organizations, driving ERP agility in the era of Digital Transformation.
Kenny founded his first internet company in 1995 while living in Miami, Florida. Since then, he has delved into every aspect of marketing and business development – from brand creation to public relations to sales. Kenny has a passion for creative high tech content. Kenny loves participating in Israel’s startup scene.
With more than two decades under his belt with Oracle technologies, as a developer, project manager, techno-functional consultant, system integrator, instructor and more, Amir has pretty much “seen them all”. Dating back to Oracle EBS version 8.3 (formerly known as Oracle Applications), Amir shares his holistic view of the Oracle EBS space, and is a major contributor to Panaya’s product roadmap design.
Serge Lazimi, an expert in testing and quality assurance solutions and methodologies, especially for packaged applications, has more than a decade, experience in product management, consulting, IT, and sales with enterprise applications across the globe. He is currently the Director of Product Management for Testing Solutions at Panaya.
Over the past two decades, Oren has notched up a wealth of experience in enterprise software consulting, product strategy, product management and product marketing. Career highlights include: ERP project management and consulting, leading product management, marketing, and strategy at B2B software companies, from small startups to global software vendors. Oren is currently the VP of Product Marketing at Panaya.
Amit is a senior IT application team manager with over 12 years of SAP experience. He has led dozens of global projects, and has comprehensive knowledge on building, executing and monitoring IT work plans. Amit’s current role has him in charge of product usage and roadmap, best practices development, consulting and supporting strategic accounts.
Natalie Cohen is Panaya’s Online Marketing Manager & Digital Media Guru. As a Marketing Expert she always keeps track with all the recent trends in the Digital World and has a special passion for moving things through the B2B funnel. Join her ride and you’ll learn how ERP becomes “sexy” with just a few tweaks and perks!
David Giller is CEO at Brainiate. He is also a Salesforce MVP, Trainer, Consultant, Blogger, Author and Salesforce User Group Leader. On paper, David is an attorney – although he is currently retired from practicing law. Through a series of bizarre and unexpected twists in his career, David found himself managing product development & marketing in various law-related industries. Then he ended up managing large-scale IT projects at NBC Universal and GE Capital – where he was first introduced to Salesforce. According to David, it was love at first login.Today, David helps organizations to “make Salesforce easy” by training employees, identifying areas of improve the existing Salesforce configuration, and sharing best practices to help organizations get the most out of the Salesforce platform.
Benjamin is a business-savvy and experienced product manager with Panaya, responsible for Panaya Test Dynamix solution which is a SaaS Platform that helps organizations to accelerate and standardize packaged application testing. Expertise and experienced in managing many enterprise customers in EMEA while leveraging Panaya’s capabilities throughout their testing journey. He is collaborative and research-oriented with over 8 years of experience as a project manager for large enterprises, government and public-sector customers.
Rafi Kretchmer is Panaya’s VP Marketing. Rafi brings more than 17 years of senior management experience in B2B corporate and product marketing from the software enterprise arena. As VP Marketing he is responsible for all marketing activities including: positioning transformation, go-to market strategy, strategic market direction, lead and demand generation, online and offline marketing plans and leading the global marketing team. Prior to Panaya Rafi was leading Portfolio Marketing and Demand Generation at NICE systems, Head of Portfolio and Revenue Management Marketing at Amdocs and Team Lead of Product Management at BMC Software. Rafi is a graduate of the IDF MAMRAM unit and holds a BA in Business Management and MA in Law from Bar-Ilan University.
With nearly 20 years of technical and product management experience, Avishai Shafir is a seasoned expert in business application testing, software development, product management, and go-to-market strategies. In his current role as Director of Product Management at Panaya, Avishai leads the strategy and development of the company’s testing products. Previous positions include: leading the team of architects that drove the functionality of the HP QC/ALM Suite, heading up product marketing at BluePhoenix Solutions, and being part of the team that defined the roadmap of Magic Software Enterprises’ line of products.
Asher has over 15 years of SAP experience. He has held wide ranging leadership roles that span implementation, sales and product marketing. Asher’s current role as Director of Product Marketing has him in charge of inbound and outbound market planning as well as the creation of sales messaging, presentations, and pricing.
Jesper is a Test Manager at an outsourcing company (NNIT.com) with deliveries both in development, application maintenance, infrastructure and operations. While he usually do test management in software projects his interests are all kinds of testing also outside of software development. Jesper is a blogger on https://jlottosen.wordpress.com, a writer and active on twitter as @jlottosen
Jake Klein is CEO of Panaya, an Infosys company. Previously, he was a Vice President of the Infosys Innovation Fund and Corporate Development team, and is responsible for the IIF investments in Cloudyn and CloudEndure. Prior to joining Infosys in 2015, Jake spent a number of years at SAP in various Product, Business Development and R&D leadership roles. Most notably Jake led Product Management for SAP HANA from inception to its growth into a billion dollar line of business within SAP. While at SAP he also held the role of Senior Vice President, R&D, responsible for SAP’s next generation development experience, SAP River. Jake holds an MBA with distinction from the UC Berkeley Haas School of Business.
Melissa Barrera has over 15 years experience in the Information Technology field having earned a degree in Computer Science from the University of Central Florida with Master’s coursework in Human Factors and Systems from Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University. Melissa has more than seven years experience as a Systems Analyst supporting enterprise applications with primary focus on Oracle E-Business Suite Finance modules. With prior experience in the dotcom and telecom industries, the desire towards a career in education field was fueled during an Adjuct Instructor opportunity to teach Digital Media. Melissa’s hobbies include web development, water sports and tennis and she enjoys continued learning and skill-building.
Binyamin has over 30 years of experience in IT, including 15 years delivering Oracle EBS solutions. He has been on both sides of the fence, implementing EBS as an IT Manager and as an SI consultant. At Panaya he is leading presales and customer development initiatives for Oracle customers worldwide. Binyamin’s previous workplaces include Oracle Consulting and Support, Soda Club, and Chiaro Networks.
Marty has over 25 years delivering enterprise applications, including 10 years delivering Oracle EBS delivery at Oracle Consulting. Marty has a knack for identifying true business value opportunities in real-life project settings. Before joining Panaya, Marty worked at Oracle Consulting, Hewlett-Packard, and Pearson Education.
Dr. Doron Tauber is an IT mentor and expert of the SAP ecosystem. Dr. Tauber has an extensive technical background. For more than two decades he has driven innovation, developed strategies, and defined the product roadmaps of information systems for various organizations. He has mentored students and lectured on IT and business at various universities. Dr. Tauber has a special expertise in ERP systems and is currently the CTO of Enterprise Solutions at Panaya.