About Us

What We Do…

It's Strictly Business [with a whole lot of heart]

Sanara matchmakes the best players in the healthcare eco-system, adding value to each in the process. We actively introduce promising entrepreneurs with expert board members and seasoned investors to facilitate synergistic relationships and accelerate medical innovation delivery to the world. Established in 2015, we’ve accrued the most up to date experience and refined our processes to best serve entrepreneurs and investors alike.

Focus Areas

Digital Health

Bio-Convergence Technologies

Drug – Device Combinations

Our Team

It’s All About the Team Work

Sanara Ventures

Assaf Barnea

Chief Executive Officer

Eran Toledo

Chief Technology Officer

Liat Hadad

Chief Business Officer

Eli Yered

Chief Financial Officer

Pinchas Halpern

Chief Medical Officer

Adi Gal

Head of HR

Rinat Beck

Head of Accounting

Hila Zur

Administrative Manager & PA

Board Of Directors

Jan Kimpen, MD

Chief Medical Officer, Philips Healthcare

Eli Shani

EVP Global Marketing and Portfolio at Teva Pharmaceuticals

Yossi Ofek

Vice President, Cluster Head – Israel, Ukraine & South Africa at Teva Pharmaceutical Industries

Mark Sabag

Executive Vice President - Head of International Markets, Teva Pharmaceuticals

Rich Wilmot

Head of Philips Ventures

Dr. Efrat Shefer

President of Philips Israel

SANARA Advisory Board

Sanara Ventures’ International Advisory Board Members offer portfolio companies international reach (over a local cup of coffee) Our Advisory Board comprises subject matter experts from across the world who engage with our portfolio companies in myriad ways.

Sanara’s portfolio enjoys unique access to a global network of professional expertise, including: Philips, Teva, VC/CVCs, hospitals, strategic players, research institutions, clinicians and many more.