Meet our executive team leading the VAT and GST recovery market into the digitalisation era. Our team’s mission is to empower financial professionals to make strategic decisions based on their transactional data while ensuring unrivalled compliance and savings.
Co-Founder & CEO
Isaac Saft is the Founder and CEO of VATBox. Prior to VATBox, Isaac was the Founder and Chief Executive Officer of KCS, a company providing an innovative solution for internal audit and SOX risk management and FDA compliance. Isaac is a strategic visionary who is skilled at establishing operational excellence and translating conceptual models into growth strategies. Isaac holds a Bachelor's Degree in Applied Science (B.A.Sc.) in Mathematics and Computer Science from Bar-Ilan University, Tel Aviv.
Chief Financial Officer
As an expert in financial strategy and operation, Roee is responsible for providing leadership, direction and management of VATBox’s financial functions and activities, as well as pursuing the company’s aggressive growth strategy and meeting clients’ and investors’ expectations. Most recently, Roee was CFO of the Beamr Group, and previously held the role of Senior Manager in Ernst & Young Israel’s high-tech group. Roee holds an Executive MBA in Financial Management from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
As an expert Data Scientist and CTO, David plays a leading role in driving VATBox automation with enhanced AI capabilities.
Most recently, David was CTO and VP of R&D at iSkoot Technologies Inc. He is the co-founder of Happy Cloud, LLC and was VP of R&D at Mobileye, and VP of Technology at Qualcomm’s Innovation Centre. David holds a PhD in neural computation from the Hebrew University, specialising in Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.
VP Tax & Product Strategy
Using his extensive experience as both a tax lawyer and an in-house VAT expert, Remco leads the Tax Knowledge team and VATBox’ European Headquarters in Amsterdam. Before joining VATBox, Remco led the VAT team of PPG Industries and advised mainly US clients at Baker & McKenzie on how to optimise their European VAT supply chain. Remco holds a Master’s Degree in Taxation and is a certified tax advisor.
Mark is a business leader with tens of years of experience directing EMEA and global services for world-leading software companies such as SAP Concur and Invenias by Bullhorn. He is responsible for driving VATBox’s expansion into and throughout the EMEA region. He holds a PhD in Business Systems from the University of Salford, UK.
Ron is an experienced leader with over 18 years of demonstrated success in strategy development, operations and program management. Ron spent 9 years at Teva Pharmaceuticals leading several global initiatives including reduction of data integrity risks across the enterprise, operational excellence, efficiency, integration, data analytics, automation and implementation of advanced technologies.
Ron holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science from the IDC.
A proven leader, Yoni has 20 years’ experience delivering software enterprise and SaaS products, as well as managing R&D groups in start-ups and large enterprises. Realizing product strategy and customer needs through scalable and flexible software architecture. He has deep knowledge in all areas of Data, AI, Cloud, Dev Ops, Architecture and uses his expertise to drive the development of VATBox’s groundbreaking software. Yoni received a degree in Law from Tel Aviv University.
Liat has a proven record of generating revenues and building sales infrastructure. With more than 15 years of experience in the global digital advertising and marketing space, Liat brings expertise in go-to-market, brand building, product management, channel development, strategic partnerships and digital distribution. In her seven years as Vice President of Sales and Business Development for Matomy Media Group (LSE: MTMY), she played a pivotal role in the company’s massive expansion, bringing in annual revenues over $260M.
VP Customer success
Shai is passionate about Customer Success with vast experience in managing complex Software Delivery organisations. With his customer-centric approach, he has a consistent track record of delivering software solutions that revolutionise the clients’ business. With over 20 years in the business, Shai was part of the NCR Retail and Clicktale leadership teams before joining VATBox. He has Bachelors in Computer Science from the Academic College of Tel Aviv, Israel.
As VP of HR, Hadar promotes a positive work atmosphere and employee dynamic. As Head of HR for Clixie, she built the HR department from the ground up, establishing programs from employee policies and benefits to social events. Hadar received her B.A. in communications from Open University as well as certification in HR management from HAMIL.