Industry Expert Advisor
Mr. Rothschild has managed leading product development and technology organizations as CTO, VP Product Management and VP R&D in the telecom, mobile, media and internet domains. In addition he served and is still serving as a director and advisor to several companies in these domain, including as Chairman of Giraffic and a Special Managerial Advisor at Ness Technologies.
He served as the Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and CEO of the Israeli R&D Center at JumpTap, which provides wireless carriers with an end-to-end, carrier-branded mobile search and advertising solution that drives third-party revenue for mobile operators while providing a quick, easy and fun mobile search experience for subscribers.
Prior to JumpTap, Mr. Rothschild held the role of CTO at Comverse, where he was responsible for overall product architecture, technology scouting, innovation and advanced technologies development. Prior to his CTO role, he served as Comverse’s Vice President of Product Management & Marketing within the company’s Messaging Division, and as Vice President of Comverse’s Corporate Research & Development.
Before joining Comverse, Mr. Rothschild held R&D management roles in the domains of computer-aided production engineering at Technomatix, Artificial Intelligence at Elron Electronic Industries, and SCADA systems at Motorola.
Mr. Rothschild has a B.Sc. in Computer Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.