Tessa trained as a solicitor specialising in corporate transactions for private and public companies. Tessa runs her own practice providing UK legal advice with offices in London and Tel Aviv and sits on the board of a media public relations company with offices in London and Tel Aviv. Formerly a non-executive director of APC Technology Group plc and involved with the Quoted Companies Alliance, Tessa is a graduate of the London School of Economics and Cranfield School of Management.
Eran joined Bagir in 2011 and prior to his appointment as CEO, he held the role of Vice President of Business Development & Innovation. Eran has been integral to the establishment and the ongoing management of the Company’s Ethiopian and Vietnamese manufacturing operations as well as the implementation of the Company’s wider recovery plan and future strategy. In addition, Eran has been involved with identifying new business opportunities for the Company in Australia. Prior to joining Bagir, Eran practiced as a lawyer in Tel Aviv and he received his Master of Laws from The Hebrew University of Jerusalem in 2014.
Udi joined the Group in 2012 as Chief Financial Officer and has played a key role in the recovery and turnaround of the Group, supporting the Group’s growth and the control over its worldwide operations. He is a qualified Certified Public Accountant with more than 15 years’ experience with both private and public companies with global operations in the high-tech and industrial sectors. Prior to joining the Group, Udi was Chief Financial Officer of IDIT I.D.I. Technologies Ltd., Corporate Controller at RoboGroup Ltd. and Finance Manager at LivePerson Inc. He has an MBA from Technion Israel Institute of Technology and a BA in Economics and Accounting from Tel Aviv University.
Samuel was appointed as a non-executive director of Bagir in April 2014 (prior to the IPO he was the Chairman of the Board). Samuel was a Senior Partner at FIMI Private Equity, a leading private equity group in Israel. He is currently Chairman of Raval ACS Ltd and Ginegar Plastic Ltd and a Private Equity fund investor and partner at A.P. Partners. Samuel has an Engineering degree from the Technion Israeli Institute of Technology. Samuel Vlodinger is the Chairman of the Audit Committee and the Remuneration Committee.
Donald Stewart was appointed as a non-executive director of Bagir in October 2015. He has substantial experience of working with small and mid-sized quoted companies and is currently chairman of a UK AIM quoted technology company. Donald is a former director and past chairman of the Quoted Companies Alliance, the UK not-for-profit organization dedicated to promoting the cause of smaller quoted companies. Donald is a solicitor and has practiced corporate law, particularly focused on smaller quoted companies, for almost 30 years.
Marc has many years of experience in investment banking and mergers and acquisitions. He is a financial advisor to leading Israeli investment groups and a shareholder and board member of several companies.
Prior to his current activities, Marc was Vice President at the Giza Group (a leading investment bank), Real Estate Appraiser at Grinberg Olpiner-Shelef, and Senior Analyst at Giza Financial Advisory Services.
Marc holds a BA in Economics, and a diploma in real estate appraisal and management both from the Tel Aviv University.
Mrs. Esther (Esti) Maoz is a Corporate Senior Vice-President, Chief Marketing and Innovation Officer (CMO) of Delta Galil Industries LTD., the global manufacturer and marketer of private label and branded apparel products.
Previously she was President of Delta Textiles, a US division for Delta Galil Industries LTD., and played a significant role in increasing their sales.
Esther’s career in textiles began in 1975 after studying Business Administration and Marketing from Haifa University, Israel.