Gaya Loren, Ph.D

Dr. Gaya Loren is the Chief Technological Officer of Hutchison Kinrot, in charge of the technological evaluation of all potential investments by the incubator as well as providing close technological support to the portfolio companies on their R&D. Gaya has extensive academic and practical multi-disciplinary experience, having worked as program manager and software engineer in Evogene, Taldor, Orbotech and Telrad, as well as a managing director in a medical device start-up and as a technological consultant on a variety of projects.  She is also the author of a number of scientific publications in Physics and Genomics.

Gaya received her Ph.D in Bioinformatics from the Hebrew University,  and has a post doc in Neuroscience from the Weizmann Institute of Science. In addition, she holds a B.Sc. in Physics and in Mathematics, and M.Sc. in in Astrophysics.