Leading technology and innovation oriented CFO. Highly knowledgeable and familiar with investor relations, business development, fund raising, budget control, corporate finance, innovation, entrepreneurship, technology and startups.
Registered CPA and Certified Attorney with over 20 years of proven experience setting up enduring financial and tax infrastructure for global startups and tech companies.
Gilad joined ERB in 2009 as a partner, deploying his unique knowledge and experience to the benefit of ERB clients. Over the past decade Gilad has worked as a CFO & consultant with hundreds of startups, tech and multinational companies, providing ongoing consulting, raising funds, setting up their financial infrastructure, overseeing budgeting, tax reporting, tax structuring, IPO’s, M&A and supporting their global expansion.
Gilad currently heads the US division of ERB and works closely with companies expanding into the US from the early set up stage and through the on-going financial aspects of each company.
Prior to joining ERB Gilad made his mark at Ernst & Young. There he worked with hundreds of start ups and performed first and secondary NASDAQ and AIM IPO’s, providing due diligence audit and consultation services to Israeli companies and foreign enterprises in the technology sector. Gilad also played a key role in the execution of Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOA 404) for publicly traded companies.
Gilad holds an LLB in law and a BA in accounting from Tel Aviv University.
Gilad is committed to promoting innovation and entrepreneurship, and is proud of his role in the development of an enduring financial infrastructure of Israel’s technological sector. Viewing the ongoing growth of this sector as a personal mission, Gilad also lectures and consults at the worldwide Microsoft Accelerator Scale-Up program and Tech-Cornell program New York City. He views his endeavors in this field as being a direct continuation of his service in the Israeli Air Force Intelligence.