About Us

Dr. Robi Stark

Dr Robi Stark has over 20 years of experience in remote sensing and a solid track record, specializing in environmental remote sensing, developing applications and algorithms.
After receiving his PhD from Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel, Dr Stark joined Bar-Kal Systems Engineering as Business Development Manager, positioning Bar-Kal as the leading hyperspectral company in Israel. Dr Stark played an integral role in the acquisition of Bar-Kal by Elbit Systems of Israel.  In 2012 he left Elbit and together with his colleague Dr Yoav Zur, founded Sensilize.

Position in Sensilize: CEO.

Dr. Yoav Zur

Dr Yoav Zur has over 20 years of experience in remote sensing during which he designed, built and operated hyperspectral systems and devised algorithms for both the civilian and defense markets. He obtained his PhD at Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Israel. His research was in the field of vegetation spectroscopy for precision agriculture.
After receiving his PhD, Dr Zur joined Bar-Kal Systems Engineering as a System Engineer. He played an integral role in the acquisition of Bar-Kal by Elbit Systems, a leading global defense contractor. After completing his required three year post-acquisition work at Elbit he and his colleague Dr Robi Stark decided to apply their knowledge in the environmental field and founded Sensilize.

Position in Sensilize: CTO.