Okapi was created with the goal of providing Fortune 500 management tools to SMB companies.
It was founded by two KPI experts, women with decades of experience in optimizing business performance for a wide variety of enterprises.
Since its inception, Okapi has helped dozens of companies improve outcomes significantly and achieve higher growth levels.
Iris Tsidon, Co-Founder, CEO
Iris is an experienced executive, leader, and strategist. Beginning her career as an HR professional and moving up the ranks to top leadership positions, she has developed a clear understanding of what an organization needs to succeed.
In her prior positions, especially those at the VP and C levels of top international companies, Iris has relied on KPIs and their correlations to successful increases in business performance.
VP at Ness Technologies
COO at Gilon BI
PMO at Deloitte
VP HR at Polgat Textile
MSc from the Technion, Leadership program at INSEAD
Co-author of One Million KPIs
Maya Gal, Co-Founder, CTO
Maya has many years of experience as a high level executive in Business Intelligence companies. During her career she has been involved in over 50 performance management deployments in varied industries.
At Okapi she combines her deep understanding of how managers interact with data, with a passion for helping companies achieve their strategic goals.
Division Manager at Ness Technologies
Projects & Consulting Division at Gilon BI
CTO at Hi-Teach
R&D team leader at Amdocs
BSc in Industrial & Management Engineering from TA University
Co-author of One Million KPIs
Gal Haselkorn, Co-Founder,
VP Business DevelopmentExperience in managing international channels, sales, service and operations. Strong leadership and management skills.
VP Sales, SCREEMO
VP Sales, ObserveIT
VP Sales and Marketing, Wave Guard Technologies
Executive VP Sales, Radcom
Corporate VP Channels, NICE Systems
Al Powell, Vice President Sales Direct and Channel Sales Management experience at start ups and F1000 companies including HP, Intershop (IPO) and Postini (acquired by Google)
15+ years as VP of Sales for privately held enterprise SaaS companies
Built sales teams to 40+ professionals
Generated revenues from zero to $25M+/year
Built channel partner programs for HP, Intershop, Serus, etc. (1,000+ partners)
Successful exits including IPO (Intershop) and acquisitions
Amitai Kanarik, Delivery Team Manager
Experienced Program Manager and Chief Systems Engineer in leading HW/SW companies including Intel and Texas Instruments
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 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”
FUN FACTS ABOUT THE OKAPI
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
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.