Ofer Ben Zvi
Ofer joined the dynamic and creative seeds company as Marketing and Sales Director in 2014. Utilizing more than 25-years of experience guiding commercialization of the vegetable seed companies through international expansion, he has been fundamental in the development of TomaTech’s new business model and its successful execution, building the foundations for growth. Ofer has a successful track record in multiple business aspects of seed companies having held executive roles in production, supply chain, sales, marketing and business development in Zeraim Gedera Syngenta. Appointed CEO of TomaTech in 2019 he is now leading TomaTech into a new era of accelerated growth and profitability.
Favi Vidavski PhD.
Inspired geneticist and plant breeder, Favi’s vision created TomaTech in 2002. Under his leadership, TomaTech has developed exceptional capabilities in germplasm R&D, breeding expertise, deep genetic knowledge, astute R&D infrastructure and enduring partnerships from all over the world. In 2019 Favi redefined his role as part of the next stage in TomaTech’s long-term growth strategy. By focusing on R&D he intends to accelerate TomaTech product portfolio expansion and improve the value proposition of specific unique promising crop segments.
Paul Van Dijck
Paul brings with him over 25 years of experience of heated glasshouse in diverse rolls in vegetables crops business, such as having been a grower himself, crop marketing specialist and sales manager in Enza Zaden. As part of the company’s new strategic direction, Paul enable TomaTech to fast-track sales growth of its commercial seeds, facilitating the Company penetration in new markets and strengthening our share in existing markets via the exploitation of the new ToBRFV resistant gene marker technology.
Mauricio Fernandez Heras
Maury oversees the entire Spanish operation for TomaTech in Spain, a key trial and development site for TomaTech in the heart of Almeria’s agricultural region. With over 25 years in the agronomical business and specializing in passive greenhouse growing, Maury leads a team of highly professional, highly skilled and dedicated tomato specialists who are one of the pillars of TomaTech’s business globally
Remco joined TomaTech in late 2020 to service our customers in the USA and Canada. His focus is on deepening TomaTech’s business relationships with our existing customers and developing new customer relationships with those entrepreneurial growers who are actively listening to their customer needs and consumer demands.
Remco, who is based in Ontario, Canada, has held positions in sales, marketing and business development areas in the greenhouse and seed industry for over two decades in such distinguished companies as Green Search Inc., De Ruiter and Enza. Remco joins the globally expanding marketing & sales team of TomaTech to provide local presence for growers and contribute from his extensive experience to TomaTech’s growth.
With over 19 years of experience in the greenhouse industry, Giuseppe has acquired extensive knowledge of the market, its evolution and the needs of the territory, along with experience gained at key Companies such as Koppert and Vilmorin. His focus is to develop and deepen business relationships by providing TomaTech’s innovative, superior- tomato varieties to the growing market for tomatoes through unparalleled tailoring of products and solutions to its customers in this region.
Responsible for all aspects of the administrative, controlling, risk management for the financial operations of the company, Ohad is our safe pair of financial hands and a highly respected member of the senior management team of TomaTech.
Dr. Assaf Eybishitz PhD, MBA.
Assaf has been a significant contributor to research and development for TomaTech since 2010. Working on different types of tomato in many regions around the globe, his most recent focus has been for indeterminate round beef and cluster tomatoes types. Responsible for creating and commercialising numerous new varieties which are sold world wide, he has also developed and published several new breeding capabilities.
Having worked for 4 years as Senior Breeder for Spain, Yaakovi moved to his new position as Portfolio Manager in 2020. Responsible for analyzing, organizing, streamlining and data mining for the entire extensive portfolio of varieties world wide, Yaakovi is a critical contributor to TomaTech’s future growth and development.
Dr. Yuval Jacobsohn
Yuval joined TomaTech in 2017 bringing with him from Syngenta and Zeraim experience in breeding tomatoes for the Autumn & Winter seasons and Peppers all year round. Yuval works closely with our Spanish team at one of our key trial and development sites for TomaTech, developing new and innovative varieties as well as improving existing varieties for the passive greenhouse grower.
Joining the team in June 2020 with a background in plant science, production and agronomy, Dan’s attention is focused on ensuring all our internal operational processes work efficiently and effectively to support the accelerated growth the company and its customers.
Joining the team in 2015 Bringing with her over 10 years of experience in Import , Export and Customer Service, she implements all our customer support processes to enhance customer satisfaction.