Sector Expert: Erez Raphael
Erez Raphael is a seasoned leader who brings more than 17 years of industry experience to his role at LabStyle Innovations Corp., including product delivery, technology and business development. Prior to joining LabStyle in 2012, Mr. Raphael held a leadership position in portfolio business transformation at Nokia Siemens Networks, and prior to that held senior positions at Amdocs Ltd. (DOX:NYSE), ranging from leading large technology teams worldwide to a complex software development transformation that streamlined a change in the management and business operation of more than 1,500 employees worldwide.
Having a chronic disease like diabetes engenders a sense of isolation that hasn't been adequately addressed by technology until now. With Dario, LabStyle Innovations Corp. has created a device that not only provides vital medical information to a diabetic patient in real time, but also connects that patient to a community of care providers, family and online resources. In this interview with The Life Sciences Report, LabStyle President and CEO Erez Raphael describes how the Dario software platform could provide sufferers of other chronic diseases with the benefits of real-time data and community as well.