Making our vision a reality

Meet the passionate professionals behind our technology. Based at our research and development subsidiary, these professionals are devoted to developing EPD’s products.

Asi Elad

General Manager and VP R&D, EPD Solutions’ R&D Center, LinkedIn Profile

Mr. Elad is a leading software development executive with over 20 years’ experience leading R&D projects in real time video and image processing technology. He is considered a leading technical expert in the industry for video and networking over embedded and cloud based solutions. Mr. Elad led the research and development effort that produced numerous technological breakthroughs in mobile communications including mobile VOIP iPhone applications, mobile video over IP applications and mobile multiparty video over IP applications. In his last position, Mr. Elad served as VP R&D at GENBAND a provider of a cloud based communication platform. Prior to that, he was VP R&D at Playcast-media, a provider of cloud gaming systems. Mr. Elad holds a MSc. in Electrical Engineering (Image Processing & Communication) from the Technion Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel.

Micha Nisani

Chief Operating Officer, EPD Solutions’ R&D Center, LinkedIn Profile

Mr. Nisani brings with him over 30 years of experience in technical and project management, predominantly in chip design, medical embedded systems and communications. In his last position, he served as VP Hardware and System Communication at Given Imaging. Prior to this, he was one of the founders and Hardware Director at Mobilian, an RFIC telecommunications company. Mr. Nisani was also one of the founders and Senior Hardware Manager at I-sight, a company that designs and manufactures image-processing chips for high-dynamic range digital endoscopy cameras.

Yitzhack Schwartz, MD

Chief Medical Director, EPD Solutions’ R&D Center, LinkedIn Profile

Dr. Schwartz is a pediatrician and structural heart disease specialist (Rambam Health Care Campus, Haifa, Israel) with a special interest in harnessing novel technologies to solve unmet clinical needs. He is a graduate of the Technion Faculty of Medicine and actively practiced medicine for 30 years. He has a proven track record of developing novel medical devices, holding over 40 issued patents and patent applications, and was a member of the Biosense-Webster (Johnson & Johnson) advanced R&D team. His main fields of expertise are intra-body guided navigation and catheter-based therapeutic applications.