First degree in Information Systems Engineering at the Technion.
MBA at the Technion
Participated in the Technion Excellence Program: 1995-1999.
Yaniv included interdisciplinary studies in his curriculum and joined a team of doctoral students working with Prof. Dov Dori from the Faculty of Industrial Engineering and Management. His research dealt with: "The development of novel methodology for analyzing data systems".
How did you benefit from the academic benefits?
"Took courses from advance computer science studies. The multi-disciplinary approach of the program was very helpful and relevant for R&D management positions that required wide understanding of different disciplines."
Recommendations for the students of the program and/or future candidates:
Take the advantage of multi-disciplinary courses to get wider perspective that required in the industry.
V&P R&D of wix.com , a leading provider of SaaS based web site editor and hosting.
Yaniv oversees the Product, R&D and Professional Services activities at Pudding Media. Yaniv brings over 11 years of diversified experience in management , Product and R&D positions in the telecom, advertising and content industries. Prior to joining Pudding Media, Yaniv led the engineering and R&D organization of Comverse's Content Business Unit where he leveraged Product and R&D experience to achieve market leadership in the Content and Ringback tone market. Before Comverse, Yaniv was Director of R&D at EverAd.