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Founder & Chairman @
Investments
1 Investment in 1 Company
Gender:
Male
Location:
Israel
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Orey Gilliam is the CEO of BIScience.

Orey Gilliam has over 27 years of experience in strategic and operations management in a variety of business environments, from start-up to Fortune 50 companies, in the Internet, telecommunications, and software fields. Orey’s previous positions include Head of AOL Messaging (AIM) and CEO of ICQ (an online media company owned by AOL) with an overall reach of 75 million unique users worldwide. Orey was the only AOL Executive that managed a US-focused business while not living in the US (he lives in Israel). Orey spearheaded a corporate turnaround in ICQ, bringing the company to profitability and managing its transition to a media communication business that is constantly growing in product offerings, user base, and financial parameters. ICQ was recently sold to DST for $187.5 million dollars.

Orey has also held key positions at Gilat Satellite Networks, GE Spacenet, and StarBand Communications. He graduated cum laude with a B.S. in Computer Engineering from the Technion, Israel Institute of Technology, in 1985.

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CEO

Founder & Chairman

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Co-Founder & CEO
Apr, 2011
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CEO
Mar, 2010
Mar, 2011
Executive Chairman
Nov 1, 2003
2010
Head of AOL Messaging and CEO of ICQ
2003
2010
CEO
Nov, 2002
Nov, 2003
Vice President, Broadband
2000
Nov 1, 2002
Vice President, Engineering and Operations; Chief Information Officer
1999
Dec 1, 1999
Vice President and Chief Information Officer
Jul, 1998
Dec, 1998
Vice President and General Manager, Gilat Inc.
1996
Jun 1, 1998
Director, Technical Marketing and Channel Development

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Investments (1)

DateInvested InRoundDetails
Mar, 2013$2M / SeedPersonal Investment

Education (1)

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