March 2013: Regenera appoints Prof. Yitzhak Peterburg as Chairman of the board


Prof. Peterburg brings vast experience in the pharma industry. Prof. Yitzhak Peterburg serves on Teva’s Board of Directors in 2012. He was Teva’s Group Vice President—Global Branded Products, in charge of innovative drugs, R&D and pipeline asset management from 2010-2011, after serving on Teva’s Board of Directors from 2009-2010.  Previously he served as President and CEO of Cellcom Israel Ltd. from 2003 to 2005 and as Director General of Clalit Health Services, the leading healthcare provider in Israel, from 1997 to 2002. He is a professor at the School of Business, Ben-Gurion University, and served as Chairman of the Board of Applisonix Ltd. from 2007 until 2010. Prof. Peterburg currently serves as a director on the board of Rosetta Genomics Ltd. Prof. Peterburg received an M.D. degree from Hadassah Medical School in 1977 and is board-certified in Pediatrics and Health Services Management. Prof. Peterburg received a doctoral degree in Health Administration from Columbia University in 1987 and an M.Sc. degree in Information Systems from the London School of Economics in 1990.