Board of Directors

Our board of directors has combined decades of pharma, biotech and business expertise.
Their combined strategic, financial, scientific and medical experience enhances the value we bring, by guiding us toward our shared vision to deliver safe, effective, and life-improving medicines to people living with immune-inflammatory diseases.
Dror Harats headshot

Prof. Dror Harats, M.D.


Dror Harats, M.D. founded our company in 2000 and has served as our chief executive officer since January 2001. He has been a member of our board of directors since January 2001. Prof. Harats received his M.D. from Hadassah Medical School at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel, following which he conducted post-doctoral work at the University of California, San Francisco. Prof. Harats has also served as a visiting scientist at Syntax Discovery Research. Prof. Harats has more than 30 years of both research in the field of medicine and biotechnology as well as a professional and experienced consultant specializing in the biotechnology & pharmaceutical industry for healthcare organizations and companies. Prof. Harats currently serves on the board of directors of Art Healthcare Ltd, and as a part time chair of the R&D division at the Chaim Sheba Medical Center at Tel Hashomer and as chair of its Institute Review Board. Prof. Harats is also a Professor of Medicine in the Departments of Internal Medicine and Biochemistry at the Sackler Faculty of Medicine of Tel-Aviv University, Israel.