Dr. Yehoshua (Shuki) Gleitman
Chairman GIBF – Guangzhuo Israel Biotech Fund
Dr. Yehoshua (Shuki) Gleitman has served since 2001 as the managing partner of Platinum VC, a venture capital firm. He currently serves as the chair of the board of directors of Capital Point Ltd. and of GIBF – Guangzhou Israel Bio Tech Fund and is a director of Teuza – A Fairchild Technology Venture Ltd, Director and chairman of the Audit and Budget committees of Elbit Systems.
From 2000 until 2005, he was the chief executive officer and a director of SFKT Ltd. From 1997 until 1999, Dr. Gleitman was the chief executive officer of Ampal-American Israel Corporation. Prior to that he served in various senior management positions in the Israeli government and in Israeli industry, including as director general and chief scientist of the Israel Ministry of Industry and Trade, chair of the U.S.-Israel Industrial R&D Foundation, joint chair of the U.S.-Israel Science and Technology Commission, managing director of AIMS Ltd., vice president and general manager of Elop Electro-Optic Industries Ltd.’s (Elop) marine and aerial operations and head of the Laser Branch of the Israel Ministry of Defense. Dr. Gleitman serves as the honorary consul general of Singapore to Israel. Dr. Gleitman holds bachelors of science, master of science and PhD degrees in physical chemistry from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem