About

Our Team

Essence Group is inspiration at its best! From the development, design and manufacture of wireless security systems to family management self-installed kits, from Healthcare products to the world of Energy and Solar, the Essence group of companies.

Management

Dr. Haim Amir

Founder, CEO and Chairman of the Board

Dr. Haim Amir

Dr. Amir, innovator, entrepreneur, and a community activist, founded Essence in 1994, following technology leadership positions in global companies such as HP, Digital, and IBM, where he learned about business through hands-on experience. Dr. Amir holds a BSc in Electronics and MBA cum laude from the Technion, and a PhD in Computer Science and Electronics cum laude from the Naval Post Graduate School.
Yaniv Amir

President, Essence USA

Yaniv Amir

Mr. Amir founded Essence USA Inc. in 2012 and opened the North American region for Essence. He has over 10 years of experience in the Security and Care markets in management positions at technology companies. In 2013, the Worldwide Who’s Who organization proclaimed Yaniv Amir as the Executive of the year representing the Security Solutions Industry. He holds a BA and MSc Summa cum laude in Computer Science both from the Interdisciplinary Center Herzliya, Israel.
Arik Bar

CFO

Arik Bar

Mr. Bar has been acting as Essence CFO for the past three years, responsible for all financial aspects. Bar has over 10 years of experience in Finance management roles, including experience with global listed companies on SEC and TASE. He holds a BA in Economics & Management & Accounting, and an MBA in Financial Management both from Tel Aviv University and is a Certified C.P.A.


Our best team ever!
Energy, love and fun.
Let’s take over the world.

Rivka Amir

Co-Founder and Chief Strategy Officer

Rivka Amir

Chaim Shechter

COO

Chaim Shechter

Michal Aharonov

VP, Sales & Services

Michal Aharonov

Barak Katz

VP, Business Development

Barak Katz

Daniela Perlmutter

VP, Head of Marketing

Daniela Perlmutter

Ohad Amir

CTO

Ohad Amir

Sharon Saban

VP, R&D

Sharon Saban

Hagai Enoch

VP, Operations

Hagai Enoch

Alon Roffeh

Head of Quality

Alon Roffeh

Ron Helfan

VP, Special Projects

Ron Helfan

Riki Backfien

VP, HR

Riki Backfien

Anat Kaphan

General Manager, Essence Novel

Anat Kaphan