Co-Founder and Chairman
Prior to co-founding Ecoppia, Eran Meller was the CFO of Telmap (acquired by Intel), the CFO of X-Tip (acquired by DentSply International), the CFO of Info-X (acquired by 3M), and the CFO & COO of MTI Precision Products (sold in a leveraged buyout). Previously, Eran worked with the International Finance Corporation (IFC), the private arm of the World Bank Group, and was responsible for a portfolio of over $100M in Ghana, Nigeria, Malawi and Zambia.
Eran holds an MBA from Columbia Business School, a Masters in Economic Policy Management from the Columbia School of International Affairs, and a B.A in Economics and Management from Technion – Israel Institute of Technology. Eran completed all three degrees with distinction.
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Jean Scemama served as the CEO of Shikun & Binui Energy, and a member of the Shikun& Binui management Board (TLV: SKBN
) – an international holding and investment company.
Before working at Shikun & Binui, Jean was a Vice President at REG Energy Europe &International Trading and Commodities (NASDAQ: REGI
), the worldwide leader in waste-based biodiesel production, with 14 production plants in the US and Europe.
Prior to REG, Jean was the Vice Chairman of the Board and the CEO of Petrotec AG (Frankfurt Stock exchange listed company that was acquired by REG Energy). Jean was holding the positions of VP Business Development of ICG - The Renewable Energy Investment arm of Israel Corporation, CEO of IC Green Projects, managing director and founder of AUTUS GROUP - Corporate Finance Advisory and CFO of Cydoor Technologies Ltd.
Jean holds an MBA from INSEAD, and B.A double major in Accounting / Economics from the Tel-Aviv University (Magna Cum Laude).
Chief Operating Officer
Eran Dgani has over 20 years of experience in operations and R&D in the print, semiconductor and PCB sectors. In his position in Ecoppia, Eran holds comprehensive leadership responsibilities for manufacturing, quality and reliability, supply chain and deployments. Before joining Ecoppia, Eran served as VP Operations at Scodix – a digital print technology company. Prior to Scodix, Eran served as VP Operations of Mistral-Group (Israel), where he was in charge of global operations of multiple companies and product lines in the Defense & Home Land Security (HLS) sector. Before working at Mistral, Eran worked at Camtek, where he held several positions in customer support, R&D and Operations.
Eran holds a B.Sc. in Mechanical Engineering and a BA in Polymer Chemistry & Computers.
Ziv Ramati Miller
Chief Technology Officer
Over 15 years of experience in board design and embedded software development as well as RF communications gained through heading R&D teams in the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) intelligence leading technological unit, as well as working in various companies such as Intel and Modu.
Prior to joining Ecoppia, Ziv served as Head of electricity engineering department at G.I View and as the Founder and CEO of Z Technological Solutions where Ziv developed projects from concept to commercialization.
Ziv holds a B.Sc in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science from Tel Aviv university
Ido has over 14 years of experience in leading research and development of complex multidisciplinary systems, serving in multiple Systems Engineering and senior R&D Management roles. Prior to joining Ecoppia, Ido served as VP R&D for High Sec Labs, managing the development of cyber-defense Embedded HW solutions in the field of network and computer peripheral isolation. Previously, Ido worked for Elbit Systems – Aerospace division, in various systems engineering and management roles, developing safety critical real-time embedded Avionics Systems and other types of System of Systems. Ido holds a B.Sc in Electrical Engineering and B.A. in Physics from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, and MBA from Haifa University.
Oscar Aira Zunzunegui
Oscar Aira has over 17 years of experience in the renewable energy sector with over 23GW of managed projects. Before joining Ecoppia, Oscar served as Cheif Sales Officer at STI Norland
. Prior to that, he spent 7 years in Brazil leading numerous renewable energy companies, working with various high-tech OEM players such as Siemens, Gamesa, Acciona-Nordex, and others.
Oscar brings an impressive track record of management positions and international experience.
Mr. Aira holds a Master's degree in Engineering from the UPM of Madrid and a Business Administration from the IESE (University of Navarra).
Prior to joining Ecoppia Arye was an analyst in Amdocs’s corporate finance team, reporting to Amdocs’s CFO, and overseeing the LATAM activities.
Before Amdocs, Arye worked as a financial advisor at KPMG specializing in financial due-diligence, M&A, and financial modeling, leading projects in the tech, infrastructure, agriculture, and real estate industries.
Prior to joining KPMG Arye worked at PWC as an audit associate, performing audits on public and private companies from various sectors.
Arye is a CPA, holding M.A in law from Bar Ilan University and B.A in Economics and Accounting from Ben Gurion University.
Anat Cohen Segev
With over 15 years of experience in marketing strategy, communications and business analysis, Anat is leading the company’s outer-bound activities.
Before joining Ecoppia, Anat gained extensive experience in a variety of marketing positions in both Fortune 500 and start up environments. Previously, She worked for Telmap, a mobile navigation company acquired by Intel (NASDAQ: INTC), managing Telmap’s commerce and advertising team. Anat initiated, implemented and led marketing, product definition, localization and Go-To-Market activities for Telmap’s offerings within Tier 1 operators across Europe, including Vodafone Group, O2 and Telefónica. Additionally, Anat worked at intel’s Israeli New Devices Group site (NDGi), where she led User Experience definition and product marketing efforts.
Anat received her BA degree in Visual Communications from the Bezalel Academy of Arts and Design in Jerusalem.
Nalin Kumar Sharma
VP Asia & Pacifics
Prior to joining Ecoppia, Nalin held top management positions at some of the most renowned renewables companies. He was among the first to be employed by and Head of Channel Partnership at SunEdison Asia, spearheaded channel strategy at Tata Power Solar (part of the $100 Billion Tata Group) and more recently the Vice President of Solar at RattanIndia. He started his career with BPCL, a Global Fortune 500 energy company, where he was responsible for annual revenues of $76 million.
Nalin holds a B.Tech. in Mechanical Engineering from Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), Varanasi and an MBA from Indian School of Business, Hyderabad