Dr. Ehud (Udi) Ganani
Dr. Ehud (Udi) Ganani, Vice President, Israel Operations
Dr. Ehud Ganani, As Vice President, Israeli Operations for EIS Council, is responsible for development, coordination and management of the Council’s activities in Israel.
Udi Ganani is a co-founder of Contguard Ltd., a global maritime container tracking startup. He is also a member of the SPECTRUM Group in Alexandria, VA.
Previously, from 2005 to 2012, Dr. Ganani served in senior management roles in a number of corporations providing high technology solutions for security applications. He was Chief Executive Officer and President of Rabintex Industries Ltd. (TASE:RBNT), and also served as CEO and then chairman of TraceGuard Technologies Inc. (OTCBB:TCGD), providing explosive detection equipment for airports and other security facilities. Dr. Ganani was chairman of Bird Aerosystems Ltd., and also chaired the public advisory committee for Aerospace, Defense and Homeland Security for the Israeli Export Institute. Earlier in this period, he served as a member of the board of directors for Gilat Satellite Networks (NASDAQ:GILT).
Before this, Dr. Ganani served as a senior manager in some of Israel’s largest and most important aerospace companies. From 2002-2005, he was the Chief Executive Officer of Israel Military Industries. Prior to that, he served in various senior management positions in Rafael, the last of which was Vice President of Marketing and Business Development for the corporation, following an assignment as Vice President of Marketing for Rafael USA Inc. Earlier, from 1986 to 2001 Dr. Ganani headed Rafael’s rocket motors development group.
Dr. Ganani holds a Doctorate of Science in Chemical Engineering from Washington University, St. Louis, MO and a Bachelor of Science in Chemical Engineering from the Technion - Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel.
CEO and President
Chief Scientist and Vice President for Policy
Director of Communications
Dr. Ehud (Udi) Ganani
Vice President, Israel Operations
Director of Resilience Planning
Director, Program Planning and Operational Architecture
Dr. Neil Siegel
Power Systems Engineering Lead
Board of Advisors
Rt Hon. Lord James Arbuthnot of Edrom
Former Chair of the UK House of Commons Defence Committee,
Former Assistant Secretary of the Air Force
President of Advanced Fusion Systems
Past President and CEO of PJM
Former CIO, DTRA
U.S. Congresswoman Yvette Clarke (D, N.Y.)
House Committee on Homeland Security,
U.S. Congressman Trent Franks (R, AZ)
House Armed Services Committee
The Lord Toby Harris of Haringey
Vice-Chair of the Labour Peers
Director of Grants & Research at NARUC
Dr. Alan Mendoza
Executive Director, Henry Jackson Society
Former Secretary U.S. Air Force
Dr. Paul Stockton
Former Assistant Secretary of Defense for Homeland Defense