Amir Milo – CEO
Amir is a co-founder and CEO of Equivio. Prior to Equivio, Amir co-founded and was vice president of marketing and business development at Xyleme, a company specializing in XML-based content management systems. At Xyleme, Amir was responsible for product strategy, the development of sales channels, and the penetration into new markets and regions.
Before Xyleme, Amir served as a director of software development at Amdocs, the market leader in customer experience systems for communications companies. In this role, Amir led billing system projects for communications companies in the U.S., Europe and the Middle East. As the account manager for these projects, Amir had overall responsibility for the customer, including sales, development, implementation and ongoing customer service.
Amir holds bachelor’s and master’s degrees in computer science from the Technion in Israel, and an MBA from the University of Toronto.
Yiftach Ravid, PhD – Vice President, Engineering
Yiftach is a co-founder of Equivio, where he has responsibility for product engineering. Prior to Equivio, Yiftach was vice president of R&D at GammaSite, a start-up company focused on categorization software. In this role, Yiftach led product management and development. Yiftach was also responsible for exploring new technologies for GammaSite, such as Text Extraction and Sentiment Analysis.
Before then, Yiftach served as a researcher at IBM’s Research Laboratory in Israel. He conducted research on information sharing within communities, and was also involved in a number of projects in the area of Internet Security.
Yiftach holds a Ph.D in computer science from Tel-Aviv University in Israel.
Warwick Sharp – Vice President, Marketing and Business Development
Warwick is a co-founder of Equivio, where he leads marketing and business development. Before founding Equivio, Warwick was vice president of product marketing at Amdocs, the market leader in customer experience systems for communications companies. In this role, he was responsible for marketing of the company’s flagship billing line of products. Warwick’s responsibilities included product strategy and management, market outreach, product alliances, ecosystem development and thought leadership programs. Warwick was also a member of the core team for the company’s IPO in 1998.
Warwick holds an Honors degree in Politics from the University of Western Australia and a master’s degree in Political Thought from the Tel-Aviv University in Israel. He has also completed advanced post-graduate business studies at Bar-Ilan University in Israel.