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ALMA Technologies is developing positioning solutions designed to help car drivers and scooter riders localize themselves using widely available inertial sensors driven by deep learning algorithms, without the use of GPS, cameras, or any other sophisticated sensors.

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ALMA envisions a ‘mobility-for-all’ future in which sustainable, autonomous, connected and highly available mobility services will be integrated into smart cities and urban landscapes



Through constant innovation and state-of-the-art technology, ALMA is committed to provide positioning solutions using inertial sensors without GPS.


Barak Or, Founder & CEO 

Entrepreneur. AI and navigation expert; Ex-Qualcomm. Barak holds M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Engineering and B.A. in Economics from the Technion. Winner of Gemunder prize. Barak is a Ph.D. candidate (final phase) in the fields of AI and Sensor Fusion. Author of several papers and patents.


Maxim Freydin, Ph.D., VP R&D

Experienced researcher with vast knowledge in Signal Processing, Applied Mathematics, Structural Mechanics, and Machine Learning; Ex-Elbit. Maxim graduated with a Ph.D. from the Technion and a postdoctoral fellowship from Duke University. Author of several papers and patents. 

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Yaara Rozenzvaig, HR & Office Manager

Comes from the automotive industry with a vast experience in welfare, HR, and administration. TCM Student at Reidman College. Yaara likes to practice Yoga


Tamir Nave, Chief AI Scientist 

Tamir has vast experience in algorithms, focusing on computer vision, deep learning and reinforcement learning as a developer, team leader, consultant, and mentor. Tamir holds a BSc in Mathematics & Electrical Engineering and MSc in Electrical Engineering. Tamir is the founder of an AI blog and podcasts.


Areej Eweida, Algorithm Engineer

B.Sc. in Aerospace Engineering from the Technion. Currently pursuing an additional B.Sc. in Computer Science, also from the Technion. Areej has a vast knowledge of deep learning, navigation, dynamic systems, real-time algorithms, and data processing. Areej likes to play the Saxophone. 


Nimrod Segol, Algorithm Engineer

M.Sc. and B.Sc. in Mathematics from Technion. Nimrod has vast knowledge and experience in statistics, machine learning, and deep learning. Nimrod published several papers in these fields. 


Niv Sfaradi, Algorithm Engineer

Pursuing B.Sc. in Data Science & Engineering, Technion (final stage).
Vast knowledge in Machine Learning, Deep Learning. Responsible for ALMA's unique data collections. Niv likes to play the guitar. 



2 Ph.D., 5 M.Sc., 10 B.Sc.


30 Published Papers

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All Team Technion Alumni



Erez Vidochinsky, Board Member

Erez has accompanied the largest companies in Israel in formulating strategic plans to create optimal growth engines, through comprehensive market analysis, identification of opportunities, feasibility analyses, valuations, and more. Erez has specialized in business consulting for the technology sector. He holds B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering from Tel Aviv University and M.B.A. in Business Administration for Managers from Kellogg-Recanati.


Liad Itzhak, Board Member

Liad has more than 15 years of experience in leadership, entrepreneurship, technology, data, mobility, and maps. Formerly SVP of HERE technologies Israel and Head of Data, Maps and Quality at Waze/Google.


Sharon Zaworbach, Board Member

more than twenty years of experience in Israel and abroad, Sharon has advised investors and boards of directors in mergers and acquisitions, capital raising, and feasibility analyses in billions of shekels. He holds B.A. in Economics from Bar-Ilan University (magna cum laude) and L.L.B. in Law from Bar-Ilan University.


Liad Itzhak, Board Member

Liad has more than 15 years of experience in leadership, entrepreneurship, technology, data, mobility, and maps. Formerly SVP of HERE technologies Israel and Head of Data, Maps and Quality at Waze/Google.


Ron Samun, Advisor

Ron is an EY alumni with more than 12 years in corporate finance roles in the technology and retail industries. Ron's spans over $100M in funding and hold CPA and Master degree in Law.


Arik Degani, Advisor

Arik is the Founder and CEO of Mabat 3D Technologies and the Founder of Dimensional Perception Tech. and PiEnergy Combined Solutions. Arik specializes in remote sensing and laser-based 3D reality capturing (LiDAR) and holds B.Sc. and M.Sc. in Engineering from the Technion. 


Brigadier General (ret.) Hasson Hasson, Advisor

Hasson was a Military Secretary to two Israeli Presidents while representing the IDF and Israel’s Security Council by consulting with Israel’s Prime Minister. Hasson has built a distinguished military career in the Israeli military forces with over 37 years of dedicated service. 


Yossi Nelkenbaum, Advisor 

Yossi has over 35 years of experience in leading positions in SIGINT & Cyber corporates and startups. Established & led a profitable wireless division in Verint along 15 years from its inception. Yossi was a Deputy Commander of an elite technical unit in the IDF.