Address: P.O.B. 330, Ashdod 77102
President & CEO of IAI
Education: M.B.A., Tel Aviv University (90); B.Sc., Mechanical Engineering, Technion (73).
Current Position: President & CEO, Israel Aerospace Industries.
Past Positions: IAI Vice President & General Manager, Systems, Missiles & Space Group (06-12); General Manager, Space Division, IAI MBT (02-06); Naval Systems and Air Defense Director, MBT Division, IAI (00-02); Administration Director, IAI MBT Division Strike Systems (98-00); Director, Dolphin Project Administration, IDF Navy (95-98); Naval Systems and Air Defense Director, Israeli Ministry of Defense DDR&D (91-95).
Military Rank: Navy Captain.
President & Corporate V.P.
V.P. General Counsel
V.P., General Manager, Land & Naval Radars and Systems Div.
V.P., General Manager, Airborne Systems & Radars Div.
V.P.,General Manager, SIGINT, EW & Communication Div.
V.P.,General Manager, Integrated Microwave Systems Div.
V.P.,General Manager, Technologies Div.
Director, Group Marketing & Sales Div.
Line of Business:
Design, Development, Manufacture and Support of Electronic Defense Systems for military, paramilitary and law-enforcement markets
Group & Subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries Ltd.
LTA Systems Ltd., a group and subsidiary of Israel Aerospace Industries, is one of Israel’s leading defense electronics companies and a global leader in the field of Intelligence, Surveillance, Target Acquisition and Reconnaissance (ISTAR), Early Warning and Control, Homeland Security (HLS), Self-Protection and Self-Defense, and Fire Control applications. ELTA offers comprehensive solutions, primarily based on in-house developed advanced electromagnetic sensors including Radar, Electronic Warfare and Communication Systems. As the Original Equipment Manufacturer of these sensors, ELTA’s integrated products and systems are tailored to the specific requirements of end users, thereby creating a competitive advantage over leading international defense firms. Based on its advanced defense technologies, ELTA is also active in paramilitary and law enforcement markets. ELTA has a variety of unique technological excellence centers, state of the art facilities and national infrastructures. ELTA operates a worldwide marketing network, customer service and after-sales support activities.
The ELTA Group Includes Five Divisions:
Land & Naval Radars and Systems Division
Israel’s national Land & Naval Radar House is a design, development and production center for advanced Land and Naval systems based on radar sensors and on other advanced technologies.
The division’s systems are designed for Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance, Air & Missile Defense, Force Protection, Target Acquisition and Fire Control Applications.
The Land & Naval Radars and Systems Division also offers Homeland Security and Defense solutions for applications such as Ground and Coastal Border Protection, Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ) Protection, and Critical Infrastructure Protection.
Airborne Systems and Radars Division
Israel’s national Airborne Radar House and a design, development and production center for advanced airborne systems based on radar sensors and other advanced technologies.
The division’s systems are designed for Airborne Early Warning, Imagery Intelligence, ISR (Intelligence Surveillance and Reconnaissance), Persistent Surveillance, Air-to-Surface Support, Self Defense, Target Acquisition and Fire Control Applications.
Among the Airborne Systems and Radars Division products are a variety of Special Mission Aircraft such as Airborne Early Warning & Control Aircraft, Maritime Patrol Aircraft, and Air-to-Ground Support Aircraft.
SIGINT, EW & Communication Division
Design, development and production center for advanced SIGINT, EW and Communication systems based on electromagnetic sensors and other advanced technologies. ELTA SIGINT, EW & Communication Division systems are designed for Signal Intelligence (SIGINT = ELINT & COMINT), Self-Defense, Electronic Warfare and Communication applications that include advanced Data Links and SATCOM, Cellular Communication Networks and Special Mission Signal Intelligence Aircraft.
The ELTA Technologies Division develops cutting-edge core technologies, providing ELTA with independent capabilities to provide critical super components and subsystems for applications required by ELTA’s products, such as VLSI design, digital boards miniaturization, signal processors and Special Automatic Test Equipment. ELTA’s Technologies Division includes unique technological excellence centers which are considered as national infrastructures.
Integrated Microwave Systems Division
The ELTA Microwave Division develops cutting edge core technologies, providing ELTA with independent capabilities to supply critical super components and subsystems for diverse applications, such as miniaturized integrated microwave modules, TR modules, TWTs , antennas and transmitters.
ELTA’s Integrated Microwave Systems Division includes unique technological excellence centers which are considered as national infrastructures.
Sales and Backlog – End 2012
Sales in 2012 reached US$ 975 million, of which about 87 % were exported to the armed forces of more than 65 countries worldwide and the rest were sold to the domestic market, where ELTA is a major supplier to the IDF. Profit before tax reached US$ 53.7 million. A backlog of US$ 2,744 million covers on average 36 months of work.
ELTA Group includes holdings in subsidiaries and affiliated companies located in Israel, Europe, North and South America. ELTA Systems has teamed with numerous defense companies around the world.