Kryon Leadership Team

Meet the team behind the world’s most business-friendly RPA solutions

Spanning the enterprise technology ecosystem, our experienced leadership team is shaping the future direction of AI-driven Robotic Process Automation.

Harel is a visionary leader and serial entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience in the tech ecosystem. Most recently an investor and advisor for startups and VC’s, Harel has held several leadership positions including AVG Israel Country Manager (acquired by Avast for $1.3B). Prior to AVG, Harel led Como (Conduit Mobile), a fast-growing mobile app maker platform. Prior to Como, he founded a visionary startup in the collectibles area, Collcs Ltd., and before that managed an engineering group at Microsoft & Gteko (acquired by Microsoft) ILDC.

Harel Tayeb, CEO

Richard is a veteran business executive with over 20 years of experience in driving worldwide growth and new business opportunities. A former COO of Automation Anywhere, he comes to Kryon with vast knowledge of the RPA landscape, as well as a passion for providing intuitive solutions for business users. Over the course of his career, he has served in a variety of leadership roles in tech companies, including as Head of New Businesses for Services at Nokia and VP of Enterprise Platforms at Oracle.

Richard French, CRO

Julie’s marketing expertise spans 20 years in building high growth tech companies’ global marketing strategy, messaging & branding, public/analyst relations, product & channel marketing, digital marketing, field marketing and lead generation initiatives. Julie previously served as CMO of Safe-T, VP Marketing of Voyager Labs, VP Marketing at Tufin®, Global Marketing Director at Lumenis, AVP Global Public Relations at Comverse (NASDAQ: CMVT), and Director of Corporate Communications at PowerDsine (NASDAQ: PDSN, now Microsemi) and Amdocs (NYSE: DOX). She holds an MBA from Tel Aviv University and a BA from Colgate University in New York.

Julie Shafiki, CMO

Shay is a versatile, dynamic and experienced global technology and innovation leader. Over the course of his career Shay has led multiple large-scale transformations globally introducing vast teams to new, cutting-edge technologies and methodologies. Shay previously served as VP R&D and Innovation in the Amdocs (NASDAQ: DOX) where he was responsible on building world-class services, resulting in major business growth, as well as the CTO for Amdocs Delivery where he led spearheaded the technologies for 5,000 developers. Shay spent much time in the Israeli Air Force and is a great believer in nurturing creativity in order to achieve the best results. 

Shay Antebi, CTO

Tomer comes to Kryon with over 16 years of global experience in finance, accounting, M&As, operations, negotiations, purchasing, taxes, legal, HR, and ERP implementation. He previously served as CFO at myThings INC., a personalized retargeting company providing advertisers with display ads in real time. Prior to that, Tomer served as CFO at DVTEL, a developer of IP video surveillance solutions, where he led the due diligence, negotiation and acquisition of the company by FLIR Systems for $92 million. Tomer experience also includes working at top public accounting firms including PwC in New York. Tomer is a graduate of the General Management Program (GMP) at Harvard Business School.

Tomer Pinchas, CFO

Raanan brings more than 10 years of experience in the hi-tech space, having served in a variety of product, development and customer-facing positions in global companies such as Fundtech (acquired by D+H), Como (Conduit Mobile), and AVG (acquired by Avast). He has led products from ideation, to growth and maturity stages, including products which have gained more than 20 million users worldwide. His focus has been on driving value for business users via web, desktop, mobile and infrastructure solutions. Raanan holds an Industrial Engineering BSc from Afeka College of Engineering.

Raanan Yogev, VP Product

Shawn brings over 20 years of sales and executive sales management experience in the North American market with an extensive background in Robotics and Business Process Automation. Prior to joining Kryon, Shawn was VP of Sales at Kofax where he was responsible for managing the FSI enterprise market vertical sales and strategy.  During his long tenure at Kofax, he held previous sales management roles where he focused on building successful sales teams that supported its market execution and helped lead his teams through several mergers and acquisitions. Shawn has worked in various enterprise sales positions for Oracle, Vignette, FileNet and BMC Software. Shawn holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Finance from Bentley University. 

Shawn Davis, General Manager Americas

Darius comes to Kryon with over 20 years of experience in sales management and business development in the EMEA market, with an extensive background in Robotic Process Automation, BPM and Enterprise Infrastructure. Before joining Kryon, Darius served as the VP of Sales for Kofax, EMEA region, where he was responsible for managing the Kofax Kapow Enterprise RPA Sales and Strategy. Before joining Kapow, Darius was Regional Sales Manager at Gemstone and worked for ATG, Informix and Ingres. Darius studied Technical Computer Sciences in Nuremberg.

Darius Heisig, General Manager EMEA

Warren has over 20 years enterprise business experience with the majority of this time leading teams across Asia Pacific.  A former VP Sales at Oracle Communications and CSG International specializing in revenue generation throughout the region.  Early cloud experience was gained at Netsuite as Senior Executive for Enterprise in Asia.  His knowledge of structuring strategic business initiatives and digital transformation was developed through major projects in ASEAN with amdocs as Sales Director.  He holds a Master of Management from CQUniversity Australia.   

Warren Ledingham, General Manager APAC

Daniel brings over 15 years of Sales Management expertise from a variety of enterprise software and hardware companies, and an extensive history of building successful sales teams. As the EVP of Sales at Mango DSP he managed global sales and was part of the management team that led the company to acquisition and an M&A. Later he joined FST Biometrics as VP Sales, building its US and Global sales team. Most recently he was Head of Business Development and Sales at Webyclip where he focused his sales efforts on large eCommerce players such as eBay, Tokopedia, Lazada and others.

Daniel Peled, VP Global Advisories

At Kryon, Jim is responsible for our Global Partners as well as the overall Kryon Partner Program.  Jim brings strategic market insights in building successful leveraged partner programs and has a hands-on approach to working with partners to ensure success in sales, implementations and support down to the customer level. Prior to Kryon, Jim held executive leadership positions at Algosec, Ivanti, AltaVista, Informix, HP, and Apple where he was responsible for leading teams focused on profitable growth. Jim graduated from the City University of New York (CUNY) and has attended the program for Management development at the Harvard Business School. 

Jim O’Gara, VP Channels

Ohad is passionate about our customers success, with more than 15 years of global experience leading customers to achieve their ROI and business goals from software. As Former head of Innovation for AT&T-Amdocs, Ohad drove innovative, AI driven, solution from the eco-system into AT&T. Prior to this, Ohad served as Account Executive and Customer Implementation Director for Amdocs in accounts such as AT&T, Bell Canada, Sprint, Cablevision and others. 

Ohad Barnoy, VP Customer Success

Oren is a graduate of the Israel Defense Forces elite computer unit where he served for six years. Oren has over 18 years of experience in all aspects of software development across a broad range of technologies, performing the roles of programmer, team leader, system architect, R&D manager and chief architect. Prior to his time at Kryon, Oren spent seven years at Ness Technologies, a large technology integrator. Oren holds a B.Tech in Software Engineering and Management.

Oren Keinan, VP R&D

Michal leads Kryon’s global HR, bringing more than 20 years of HR leadership experience in both Israeli and global technology companies. Prior to joining Kryon, Michal served as an independent consultant for several international companies and prior to that held HR positions with Microsoft and Cellcom, Israel’s premier mobile operator. Michal holds a Masters in Human Resources (MHRM) from the Technion and a BA in Sociology and Anthropology from the University of Haifa.

Michal Gershon-Sobol, VP Human Resources

Salo has over 15 years of experience in IT, customer support and project management of IT integration with service providers and large enterprises. He has hands-on experience of delivering robust solutions, at Comverse, Personeta, and Amdocs – where he planned, built and operated Amdocs Cloud services data centers in Europe and the US.

Salo Ben-Avi, Chief RPA