As of December 8th, 2020, Eyesight Technologies has changed its name to Cipia.
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Cipia, formerly Eyesight Technologies, is a leader in computer vision AI for driver and cabin sensing.
Our mission is to make cars better understand, cater to, and predict people’s needs by leveraging the power of embedded computer vision AI.
Cipia has over a decade of experience in developing embedded computer vision solutions, and its offerings have been integrated into millions of devices worldwide. The company holds dozens of Patents in the field of computer vision AI.
With Cipia the in-car environment enjoys an added layer of intelligence, delivering safer and enhanced mobility experiences.
Cipia is led by a team of highly experienced image processing and AI experts that bring together extensive expertise in research, implementation, and optimization of algorithms for embedded platforms and the in-car automotive industry. The Company is headquartered in Israel, with global offices in the US and China.
David brings to Cipia 20 years of experience in managing R&D, Marketing and Sales at high tech companies. Prior to joining Cipia, David was CEO of Oversi and Vice President and General Manager of the Mobile Handset Vendor Division for SanDisk. He managed the divisions’ worldwide activities and its fast growth to revenue of over $200M. Mr. Tolub earned his MBA from Boston University. He also holds an MSc of Electrical Engineering from the Technion University, Haifa, Israel.
FOUNDER, CHIEF IP & INNOVATION OFFICER
Itay is the founder of Cipia, formerly Eyesight Technologies, Itay now serves as Chief IP & innovation officer where he leads the IP and innovation developments of the company. Prior to founding Cipia, Itay worked at Motorola Semiconductors (Freescale) where he oversaw a broad range of high level projects, including the implementation and optimization of video encoder and decoder for Motorola DSP. His role further included architecture research and design, as well as advising other departments in the field of systems implementation on Motorola’s DSP. Itay holds a B.Sc. in Electronics Engineering from the Technion, specializing in signals and image processing. As part of his military service Itay served as an engineer where part of his role involved in the development of image processing products.
Erez joined Cipia in 2012, employing his rich experience for mapping and optimizing Cipia’s computer vision AI algorithms to various architectures including DSPs, GPU, and ARM platforms. Erez quickly rose within the ranks, leading core development projects, and assuming the position of Chief Architect. Since 2017, Erez is serving as VP Research & Development. Erez joined Eyesight after 10 years at Freescale Semiconductor (Previously Motorola Semiconductor), where he managed a global team of 25 developers, and was responsible for various DSP Systems activities, including the DSP Video Software vertical and DSP Baseband software. Erez holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Ben-Gurion University and a MBA from Tel-Aviv University.
VP BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Shelly brings to Cipia more than 14 years of hands-on experience in financial management, including fund raising in high-tech companies. As Cipia’s VP Finance, Shelly is leading the company’s financial decision making, finance processes, analysis, financial operations and fund raising. Prior to joining Cipia Shelly served as a VP Finance at Oversi Networks Ltd. and as a controller at Pillar Data Systems. Shelly holds a B.A in Accounting and Business Administration from the College of Management.
VP SALES APAC
VP AFTERMARKET BUSINESS
Professor Eli Talmor
CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD
Eli Talmor is a professor at London Business School and was previously on the finance faculty of UCLA and Wharton. He serves on the board of governors of Tel Aviv University and the advisory board of the African Venture Capital Association among others. A renowned authority on private equity, he testified to the UK Parliament and advised the UK Prime Minister’s Office. Business-wise he is a serial cornerstone investor with multiple exits, notably a co-founder of SunRay Renewable Energy which was acquired in one of Europe’s largest venture exits of that year.