We’re Okapi.

Okapi co-founders Maya Gal and Iris Tsidon took their data and operational excellence expertise and their decades of experience optimizing business performance for a wide variety of enterprises to achieve Okapi’s mission: To help companies improve outcomes significantly and achieve higher growth levels by streamlining company data and putting operational excellence within every employee’s reach.

Hailing from the Congo rainforest, the Okapi is our platform epitomized. Always alert, uber-focused and able to detect ripe fruit from miles away, the mighty Okapi sleeps for only 5 minutes a day. Like its namesake, our platform is constantly thinking and working towards your goals—even while you sleep.

Our Team

Iris TsidonIris Tsidon, Co-Founder & Chief Executive Officer

Iris is a seasoned executive, leader, and strategist with a clear understanding of what an organization needs to succeed. With a Master’s of Science from Technion, The Israeli Institute of Technology and completion of the Leadership Program at INSEAD, Iris has held many senior positions in her career, including:.

  • VP at Ness Technologies
  • COO at Gilon BI
  • PMO at Deloitte
  • VP HR at Polgat Textile

Iris is the co-author of the bestselling book: “The Six Steps to Operational Excellence: Focus Your Team, Rock Your KPIs”.

Maya GalMaya Gal, Co-Founder & Chief Revenue Officer

With extensive experience as a high-level executive in Business Intelligence companies, Maya combines her deep understanding of how managers interact with data with her passion for helping companies achieve their strategic goals. With a Bachelor of Science in Industrial & Management Engineering from Tel Aviv University, Maya has fulfilled many leadership positions, including:

  • Division Manager at Ness Technologies
  • Projects & Consulting Division at Gilon BI
  • CTO at Hi-Teach
  • R&D team leader at Amdocs

Maya is the co-author of the bestselling book: “The Six Steps to Operational Excellence: Focus Your Team, Rock Your KPIs”.

Gal HaselkornGal Haselkorn, Co-Founder & VP Business Development

Gal is an established manager of international channels, sales, service and operations. With strong leadership and management skill, he brings much experience to the Okapi table, including:

  • VP Sales, SCREEMO
  • VP Sales, ObserveIT
  • VP Sales and Marketing, Wave Guard Technologies
  • Executive VP Sales, Radcom
  • Corporate VP Channels, NICE Systems

Amitai KanarikAmitai Kanarik, Delivery Team Manager

Amitai has been a Program Manager and Chief Systems Engineer in leading HW/SW companies including Intel and Texas Instruments for over 15 years. In that time, he has specialized in
product development and design, system engineering and project management

  • 15+ years of experience in product development, from definitions, throughout design, implementation validation and characterizations
  • Excellent System engineering understanding
  • Project manager for worldwide full system on chip products, delivering both HW and SW

Koby HubermanKoby Huberman, Advisory Board Member

Executive leader of large international hi-tech organizations with over 27 years of experience in business development, strategic planning, M&A, strategic alliances, sales and marketing, focusing on thought leadership in hi-tech and in non-profit organizations.
Active strategy advisor to CEOs committed to transformational growth strategies – in high-tech (telecom, analytic software, semiconductor), agro-tech and professional services companies.
Co-author of “Strategy, Leadership and the Soul”


It is a unique mammal with the features of no fewer than than three different animals – Giraffe, Deer, Zebra

The Okapi is the last large mammal species to be discovered in 1900

The Okapi:

  • Has the ability to mark its target from afar and focus on it until its mission is completed
  • Can sleep for 5 minutes in a 24 hour period and remain alert
  • Is a symbol of success leadership

This combination of skills and attributes makes Okapi such a striking name for our company.


We’d love to show you what we’re all about.

Write to us at

and we will get back to you ASAP

3921 Fabian Way,
Palo Alto,
CA 94393
Phone Number: +1 (669) 264-6359

Toronto, Ontario
Phone Number: +1 (473) 888-1158

Afek St 4
Hod Hasharon
Phone Number: +972 (54) 454-3512

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