Asaf Somekh is an experienced executive in managing R&D, marketing and business development. Asaf has held various leadership roles in early stage startups as well as public corporations, from software development to alliances and partnerships. Prior to Iguazio, Asaf positioned Voltaire as a fin-tech market leader with software and hardware solutions for high frequency trading. Voltaire went public in 2007 (acquired later in 2011 by Mellanox NASDAQ: MLNX). Asaf has an MBA from IMD in Switzerland and a bachelor's degree from the Technion Israel Institute of Technology.