Mr. Yair Ramati completed in December 2015, four years as Director of IMDO, the government agency that is in charge of the development, production, and delivery of missile defense systems to the State of Israel.
Prior to this assignment, Mr. Ramati served over 6 years as Marketing Corporate Vice President at Israel Aerospace Industries (IAI). During this assignment, he oversaw the award of over $20B of new orders. In parallel to this role, he served as the chairman of E.A.T Board of Directors (a French firm).
Preceding that, Mr. Ramati held various management and engineering positions at IAI. For six years, Mr. Ramati was the director of the Arrow Weapon System Project and the Advanced Programs Directorate, before he was appointed as General Manager of MLM Division.
Mr. Ramati received his Bachelors Degree in Science and a Master Degree in Science in Engineering from The Technion, the Israel Institute of Technology.
Mr. Ramati, 62, holds several patents and is the recipient of some awards, amongst them The Israel National Security Award (2003) and The Multinational Ballistic Missile Defense Conference Meritorious Achievement Award (2000).
Yair Ramati is currently CEO of ETY, Chairman of L&S and deals with other business development initiatives. He is married and has three children.