Formerly a Venture Partner with OurCrowd, Mr. Noam Lotan is an investor and a mentor to several privately held technology companies. He has 25 years of public company CEO and board experience.
For 20 years, Noam served as CEO of MRV Commuinications, (Nasdaq; MRVC), a global telecom equipment manufacturer. He led the company from a startup to a public company with 4,000 employees worldwide and $500 million in revenue, with a peak valuation exceeding $5 billion. After MRV, he was CEO of Resonate Industries, a startup company in the clean energy sector He also held a variety of management positions at Hewlett-Packard and at Fibronics, working in the US, UK, France, and Israel.
Mr. Lotan has been the Chairman of Source Photonics, Inc. (also known as Luminent Inc) since June 2007. He has been an independent Director of Capstone Turbine Corp. Mr Lotan has been a Director of Optical Access Inc. since its incorporation in December 1999. He served as a Director of US Seismic Systems, Inc., since May 2012 and MRV Communications Inc. from May 1990 to June 30 2010. Mr Lotan further served as a Director at Zaffire Inc. He is also a member of NACD (National Association of Corporate Directors).