Since 2002, Eli was engaged with Network Economy, a European investment and management group focused on IT, telecommunications and utilities sectors.
Before that, Eli was the founder and CEO of Radguard Ltd., the pioneer of Secure Virtual Private Network (Secure VPN) for IP Networks. Eli led the company from its inception in 1994 to become a major player in the market with revenue run rate of ~$10 million in 2000.
Prior to that, Eli was V.P. of Research and Development at RND, a router vendor. Eli joined RND at its establishment and rose to build and manage the 70-staff R&D group.
After graduation, Eli worked in the Systems Division of Tadiran Israel Electronics Corp. Among several positions, he served as a project manager of an innovative tactical Computer Communication Control and Intelligence (CCCI), system.
Eli served also as the chairman of the Networking Security Standard Committee at the Standards Institute of Israel, and was member of several IEEE committees for local area networks.
Eli holds a B.S.E.E. degree from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.