Independent Board Member
Mr. Yemal serves as a director of CNBX Pharma since 2021; he is also member of the Company’s Compensation and Nomination & Governance Committees, as well as Head of the Company’s Audit Committee. From 2012 to 2020, Mr. Yemal served as a director and Chairman of the Audit Committee at Medtechnica Ltd., a sales and marketing company focused in medical equipment. Mr. Yemal has also served as Senior Economist in the Division of Economic Consulting for the Ministry of Finance, Budget Division of the Minister of Finance and Manager of the Economic and Planning Division of the Ministry of Energy (Israel). Mr. Yemal served as Chief Executive Officer of ICL in Santiago, Chile, Senior VP of Business Development for ISAL Amlat VC Fund; Senior VP Corporate Manager and Board Member of Oridion Medical,. Mr. Yemal holds a Masters Degree in Economics from the University of Rosario, Argentina. We believe Mr. Yemal is qualified to serve as a member of our board of directors because of his extensive executive and business experience in relevant industries.