Dov Baharav Appointed to Allot Communications Board of Directors
Baharav, former CEO of Amdocs and current chairman of Israel Aerospace Industries, brings with him extensive experience growing and leading multinational technology companies
HOD HASHARON, Israel, April 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ –
Allot Communications Ltd. [http://www.allot.com ] (NASDAQ, TASE: ALLT), a leading
supplier of service optimization and revenue generation solutions for fixed and mobile
broadband service providers worldwide, today announced the appointment of Dov Baharav to
the Company’s Board of Directors. The appointment is effective beginning April 30, 2013.
“We are honored to have someone with Dov’s extensive managerial and industry
experience join our Board of Directors,” said Shraga Katz, Chairman of the board of Allot
Communications. “As Allot continues to help network operators make the transition to
become digital lifestyle providers, Dov’s expertise will be a significant asset to our
team and we look forward to his guidance and support in helping guide Allot through our
next stages of growth.” Baharav most recently served as President and Chief Executive
Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of Amdocs Management Limited, where he led
the company through a tremendous growth phase through vertical and horizontal expansion,
numerous acquisitions and corporate restructuring.
Baharav joined Amdocs in 1991 and subsequently served in a variety of senior
management positions, including President of Amdocs’ principal US subsidiary, Amdocs,
Inc., and Chief Financial Officer and then CEO of Amdocs Management Limited, where he
successfully led the company through the downturn of the worldwide technology sector.
Prior to 1991, Baharav served as Chief Operating Officer of Oprotech Ltd.
Baharav also serves as the Chairman of the board of directors of Israel Aerospace
Industries Ltd., a defense and civil aerospace technology company, a position he has held
since July 2011. He is also a member of the board of directors of Mellanox Technologies,
Ltd., on which he has served since November 2010. Baharav received a B.S. in Physics and
Accounting, as well as an MBA, from the University of Tel Aviv.
Baharav becomes the seventh member of Allot’s Board of Directors, joining Chairman of
the Board Shraga Katz, Rami Hadar, Yigal Jacoby, Nurit Benjamini, Steven D. Levy and Itsik
About Allot Communications
Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ, TASE: ALLT) is a leading global provider of
intelligent broadband solutions that put mobile, fixed and enterprise networks at the
center of the digital lifestyle. Allot’s DPI-based solutions identify and leverage the
business intelligence in data networks, empowering operators to shape digital lifestyle
experiences and to capitalize on the network traffic they generate. Allot’s unique blend
of innovative technology, proven know-how and collaborative approach to industry standards
and partnerships enables service providers worldwide to elevate their role in the digital
lifestyle ecosystem and to open the door to a wealth of new business opportunities. For
more information, please visit http://www.allot.com.
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