Our management team consists of seasoned professionals in computer science with military backgrounds, who combine methodological know-how with cutting-edge technology to drive organizational performance for customers and partners.

Inspired by our vision to be the partner of choice to the world's foremost defense, security, aerospace & civil aviation training providers, this team leads its employees to accomplish our mission of optimizing training with the most effective solutions.

Asher Dagan

Asher Dagan

CEO

Mr. Dagan joined Britannica Knowledge Systems in 2000, and plays a key role in leading the company’s strategic activities, working directly with customers on large projects to ensure customer success. He is also instrumental in Fox’s design and development.

Mr. Dagan served as a battalion commander (Lieutenant-Colonel) in the IDF Armored Corps reserves and has a BSc in Mechanical Engineering from Tel Aviv University. 

Dvir Hoffman

VP Product

Dvir Hoffman joined Britannica Knowledge Systems from the Ex Libris Group where he served as Corporate VP, heading a cloud business unit. Dvir has over 20 years of technology and managerial expertise from a variety of roles including product management, marketing and software development at leading global companies including Ex Libris, Imperva, NICE and EMC². His product experience includes managing large product and development teams, go to market strategy, and envisioning, launching and developing world-leading solutions. 

Dvir holds a BSc in Information Systems Engineering and an MBA, both from Ben-Gurion University.

Israel Rosenberg

Yair Pinyan

VP R&D

Yair has over 20 years of experience in leading R&D organizations to find solutions for complex technical problems, to turn visions into reality. He is well-versed in a wide array of technologies and work environments, and previously led the Security Essentials product R&D at Microsoft. Yair specializes in Machine Learning and AI-based solutions. He has overall responsibility for the company’s R&D, product quality, infrastructure and technological roadmap.

Yair holds a BA in Computer Science and Economics and is about to complete his MBA from the Quantic School of Business and Technology.

Miki Ringelhim

Miki Ringelhim

VP Sales

Miki has over 20 years of experience in business development and marketing training, learning and knowledge-based systems. He plays a key role in establishing and growing BKS leadership positions in the training, learning and operations markets by cultivating relationships with local and international partners and clients, particularly in North America and Europe. He also assists our partners to define their business and operational models for implementing Fox. 

Miki has an MBA and BA in Communications and Management.

Barak Kirmayer

Barak Kirmayer

VP, Business Unit Manager – Aviation, Defense & Corporate

Barak is responsible for developing and managing the overall service delivery strategy and the customer’s lifecycle from onboarding to success. His team ensure successful solutions and rapid delivery times. As former Customer Solutions & Delivery leader, Barak has vast experience in delivering solutions to major airline, governmental and aviation manufacturer customers.

Barak has a BSc in Industrial and Management Engineering from the Technion Institute of Technology. He also holds a PMP certification from the Project Management Institute.

Ido Laron

CFO

Ido is a seasoned finance executive with a proven background in leading global organizations. He played a major role in successful financing of both equity and debt rounds, collaborating and negotiating with leading investors, VC's, banks and venture capital partners.

Mr. Laron led negotiations with Tier-1/Enterprise key players, managed significant budgets and brings vast experience in Financial Management, Operations, HR, Legal, Admin, Tax and more.

Ido is a registered CPA in Israel and holds a BA in Accounting and an MA in Law.

Gil Hoizman
VP HR

Gil is an HR and strategy executive, with 25 years of experience. He started his career working as a senior associate for McKinsey & Company in London.  After 10 years in Corporate strategy, organization and management consulting for high tech companies in the US, Europe and Israel, Gil Shifted his focus towards executive coaching, talent management and human resources management.

Gil has an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management, and a BA with honors in Economics and Management from Tel-Aviv University. Gil served as an officer in the Israeli Air force and was honorably discharged with the rank of Captain.

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