Member of the Board
Yossi Sela has served as an active member of Quali’s Board of Directors since 2011.
Yossi is a Managing Partner of Gemini Israel Funds. Sela joined Gemini in 1993 when it was founded and became Managing Partner in 1998. He is one of the most accomplished venture capitalists in Israel and has achieved over 10 successful exits.
In addition to Quali, Yossi represents Gemini on the boards of portfolio companies PrimeSense, Contextream, Xjet and The Gift Project. His past board positions include Allot Communications, Saifun Semiconductors, Commtouch, Precise and Ornet Data Communication, all of which enjoyed successful exits; in 1995, he acted as the interim CEO of Ornet until its acquisition by Siemens in September that year. Currently, Yossi also serves on the boards of the Russell Berrie Nanotechnology Institute (RBNI) at the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, and of the Faculty of Management – The Leon Recanati Graduate School of Business Administration. He is on the board of trustees of the Academic College of Tel Aviv Jaffa as well. From 1990 to 1992, Yossi was Vice President of Marketing at semiconductor firm DSP Group (Nasdaq: DSPG) and worked as the VP of Marketing at spin-off company DSP Communications. Prior to DSP, he was Marketing Manager at Daisy Systems.
Yossi spent 10 years in an elite intelligence unit of the Israel Defense Forces, reaching the rank of Major. He holds a BSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion and an MBA from Tel Aviv University.