Dr. Brian Ember
Dr. Brian Ember has been appointed Chief Executive Officer of AgPlenus Ltd. In December 2021. Dr. Ember brings over 15 years of extensive experience in the ag-chemicals industry, holding various senior leadership roles, including Head of Global Portfolio Management and Head of Marketing and Business Development, Americas for Biotalys, an agricultural technology company focused on reinventing food protection with protein-based biocontrol solutions; Senior Director, Business Development for AgriMetis, an innovative crop protection company; and various management roles at BASF and Syngenta.
Dr. Ember holds a BSc in Chemistry from the University of Florida, Gainesville, FL; a PhD in Organic Chemistry from the University of Georgia, Athens, GA; and an MBA from Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC.
Dr. Boaz Inbal
Boaz Inbal is the VP of research and development of AgPlenus. Prior to AgPlenus Dr. Inbal was the director of R&D for Evogene, leading the Agro-Chemical R&D division. Prior to that Dr. Inbal was the CSO of Promining Therapeutics. Prior to that, Dr. Inbal took part of the R&D effort, as group leader and associate director in Epix pharmaceuticals . Dr. Inbal has served as advisor in the field of drug design and worked on multiple projects with several companies and institutes in Israel.Dr. Inbal holds a PhD. in Biochemistry, Molecular biology & Bioinformatics from the Weizman
Mirit Ram is the Director of projects of AgPlenus. Prior to AgPlenus Ms. Ram was the projects manager of the AgChemical devision of Evogene, responsible for advancement in internal and collaborations pipelines. Prior to that Ms. Ram served in several key positions in FMC, including global project manager and senior formulation chemist. Ms. Ram holds an M.Sc. from the Technion ,the Israeli Institute of Technology