Management Team

Management Team

Gil Hecht

Founder and CEO

Gil Hecht has been serving as CEO of Continuity Software since he founded the company in 2005.
He is responsible for building Continuity’s leadership in the Service Availability Management space and establishing the vision for the company. Before founding Continuity Software, Gil was the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Savantis Systems, a leading provider of database virtualization solutions. Previously, Gil was the Vice President of Business Development at Aladdin Knowledge Systems. Gil originally joined Aladdin as R&D Manager, and was responsible for the conception and development of several successful commercial products.

Doron Pinhas

Chief Technology Officer

Doron Pinhas has been with Continuity Software since 2005. Prior to joining the company, Doron was with Xpert Integrated Systems LTD., a leading Israeli SI, since 1998, first serving as its Chief Operating Officer and later forming the Business Continuity Solutions division. Prior to joining Xpert, Doron served in the Israeli Defense Force for 10 years as senior product developer and system architect, retiring with the rank of Major.  Doron has over 17 years of experience in data and storage management, real-time applications, operating system design and development, and open system and networking architecture definition.

Gil Asherie

Vice President of Sales

Gil Asherie is an experienced technology executive with a track record of success at both start-up and enterprise levels. In 1994, Gil was part of the founding team at R*Tech Systems, an innovative developer of database management products. Following a successful acquisition by Quest Software (now part of Dell), he played key roles in sales, product management and marketing, contributing to Quest’s phenomenal growth from a small, privately-held company to a worldwide powerhouse in application and systems management. After leaving Quest, Gil co-founded AIseek, a developer of artificial intelligence products. Later he went on to serve as the CEO of DBSophic, a provider of IT performance management solutions. Gil holds an MA in Computer Science and English Literature from Cambridge University and an MA in Cognitive Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.

Yaniv Valik

VP Product Management & Customer Success

Yaniv joined Continuity Software as the Director of Professional Services and Gap Research in 2006, bringing extensive experience in IT infrastructure technologies involving storage, systems, database and applications. Prior to joining Continuity Software, Yaniv was a leader in the Quality Assurance and Technical Services team of Aternity Systems, a provider of next-generation application performance management solutions. Previously, Yaniv was a team member at Savantis Systems, a leading provider of database consolidation solutions to large enterprises.

Alex Belelovsky

VP Research & Development

Alex brings to Continuity Software over 20 years of experience in various software development positions, out of which over 7 years in a senior management position as VP CAM Products in Frontline PCB Solutions, an Orbotech Mentor Graphics Company, where Alex established and led multi-national cross-functional software development, testing and customer support teams, responsible for delivery of several large-scale market-leading industrial software products through the entire life cycle, from functional specification through software development and to pre and post sales support. Alex holds BA in Mathematics, MSc in Computer Sciences from Bar Ilan University and MBA from the Academic College of Management.

Tomer Kalderon

Director of Research

With 18 years of hands-on and management experience, Tomer is an expert in IT infrastructure and storage management technologies. Prior to joining Continuity Software in 2005, Tomer was with Quest Software, a leading provider of application and database performance management solutions. Previously, Tomer served in the Israeli Defense Force as a system and database administration team leader. He holds a BSc in computer science from Tel-Aviv University.

Iris Zarecki

VP Marketing

Iris Zarecki is a results-driven marketing leader with a proven track record of promoting technology products to international markets, at both start-ups and corporates. Iris brings to Continuity Software a unique blend of technology and marketing, combined with her passion for the art and science of marketing to international enterprises.
Prior to joining Continuity Software, Iris worked with a number of start-ups as a B2B marketing consultant and before that she held a variety of marketing management positions at Amdocs, BMC Software and New Dimension Software, in several areas including product management, product marketing and digital marketing. Iris holds a B.Sc. in mathematics and computers from the Tel-Aviv University, and an MBA degree from the same university, specializing in international management and marketing.