The energy to make an impact
We are now at the dawn of a new and exciting era for energy; sustainable energy sources are replacing old methods, and advanced new technologies are impacting energy production like never before.
However, sustainability will not develop without continuous innovation, and providing superior- quality, innovative products is what Ecoppia is all about.
Since 2013, Ecoppia has been empowering the solar power revolution by enabling year-round peak panel performance and lowering LCOE.
The pioneer and world leader in automation and robotics for large-scale solar, Ecoppia offers cloud-based, connected platform and a suite of robotic solutions for smart management of solar plants.
Solid Achievements, Constant Growth
+25 Utility Scale
6 Billion Liters
of water saving
Making green energy greener
We save billions of liters of water previously required for solar panel cleaning
We enable solar expansion to remote areas suffering from electricity poverty
We bring high-end technologies and innovations to the solar industry
Chairman and Co-Founder
Prior to cofounding 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
Pesach Paul Katz
Mr. Pesach Katz spent over 20 years in various leading position at Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd., company initially founded as Israel's National R&D Defense Laboratory for the development of weapons and military technology within the Israeli Ministry of Defense.
His roles included leading the system engineering at the Rafael Missile division, and responsibility over the technical aspects of a complex program, including supervision of different development groups.
Prior to joining Ecoppia, Pesach lead all system Engineering and software activities at Aquatron Robotic System, one of the world's leading manufacturers of robotic pool cleaners.
`Pesach holds B.A in Mathematics and Computer Science from the University of Haifa, and Technician of Electronics diploma, practical engineers' school at the Technion.
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, In working with various high-tech OEM companies such as Siemens, Gamesa, Acciona-Nordex and others.
Mr. Aria 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
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
Ecoppia’s solid backing by prominent international investors provides the company with an outstanding platform for rapid growth. Ecoppia is privately held and backed by Swarth, Glenrock, Gandyr, Harel Group and CIM Group
Swarth, Glenrock and Gandyr
Swarth, Glenrock and Gandyr have a substantial track record in building and managing companies in the technology space such as Mobileye (acquired by Intel, NASDAQ: INTC), Objet (acquired by Stratasys, NASDAQ: SSYS), GVT (acquired by Vivendi, EPA: VIV), DSPG (acquired by Intel, NASDAQ: INTC) and Kamada (NASDAQ: KMDA)
Harel Insurance and Finance Group
With assets under management of over US$80 billion, Harel Group is Israel’s largest financial company
US-based real assets owner, operator, lender, and developer with more than US$60 billion in infrastructure and real estate projects delivered over its 25-plus year history