Oren Elkayam

CEO, Mobilicom

Oren Elkayam, CEO and Co-Founder of Mobilicom Ltd., has made it his mission to ensure UAV communication is effective and best serves the needs of given UAV applications. He has worked both as CEO and VP Business Development for leading companies in the wireless communications arena (CEO of Sortech Ltd. and VP Business Development at Runcom Ltd.), Chairman, Managing Director, and Co-Founder. Oren brings vast experience in strategic business, having initiated & negotiated contracts with leading corporations such as Mitsubishi Elec., Alcatel-Lucent, Nortel, ZyXEL, STMicroelectronics, Motorola, etc. He has led investment rounds with US based VC’s as well as managed Sortech’s start-up from prototype to commercial sale to becoming a top tier vendor. He has been a voting member on both the Institute of Electrical and Electronic Engineers (IEEE) and WiMAX international committees, served as an officer in the Israeli Air Force in an elite research and development unit and worked for the Israeli equivalent of NASA. Mr. Elkayam holds a B.Sc. in Electrical Engineering and an MBA (magna cum laude), both from Ben-Gurion University in Israel. Oren is Married to Inbar and has three adorable children, he lives in Hod-Hasharon and his favorite hobby is tracking around the world.