Gilat Satellite Networks, a provider of satellite networking technology, has appointed Gil Benyamini as Chief Financial Officer (CFO), with effect from February 1, 2022.
Bosmat Halpern will assist the company in the transition as she steps down from her role as Gilat’s CFO.
Benyamini previously served as CFO for Panaxia Pharmaceutical Industries for a period of four years. Earlier, he worked as CFO at Walla Communications from 2009 until 2016 and at Exent Technologies from 2006 to 2009. He is a Certified Public Accountant and holds an MBA (major in finance) cum laude from Tel-Aviv University.
Adi Sfadia, CEO of Gilat, said: “I want to welcome Gil Benyamini to Gilat’s management team. I strongly believe that Gil Benyamini is the right person for the CFO role, as we face major opportunities and expect to take Gilat to the next level, anticipating substantial growth. Furthermore, I want to take this opportunity to thank Bosmat Halpern for her invaluable contribution over the past eight years as Gilat’s AVP Finance and as Gilat’s CFO. Halpern has been my right hand during Gilat’s incredible journey, and I wish her the best of luck as she moves on.”
Gil Benyamini added: “I am excited to join Gilat as CFO during this dynamic time in the satellite communications industry. I am confident in my ability to contribute to Gilat’s future growth and look forward to working closely with Gilat’s CEO, management team and finance department.”