Jacob (Kobi) Richter

Jacob (Kobi) Richter

Israel

Dr. Jacob (Kobi) Richter was a fighter pilot and R&D manager for the Israeli Air Force, Has a Ph. D. In Medical Science and was a research fellow in Brain Research and Artificial Intelligence in MIT. Dr. Richter started his entrepreneurship as a founder of Orbotech – a world leader in computer vision systems for the microelectronic industry in 1983 and in 1993 founded a list of start-ups in the area of Medical Devices and other Biotech fields, including Medinol (Coronary Stents), Medcon (Digital image analysis for cardiology), Biorest (acute inflammatory medication), Valve Medical (Aortic Valve replacement by Catheterization) and Microtech (Miniature sensors for chronic implantation in human patients).