Eli Nir is a partner in Amiti Venture Capital Starting 2012 and is a Board member on Amiti’s behalf in Sckipio and Corephotonics. Prior to joining Amiti, during the years 2001-2012, Eli had been vice president for Research and Development in AudioCodes, managing few multinational R&D teams. He was the visionary and chief architect of most major products in Audiocodes arsenal, Products which have established the state of the art in the VoIP field. Prior to that Eli had been a senior officer in one of the Israeli Defense Force (IDF) elite intelligence technological units, heading both operational units and large development groups. Eli holds an M.B.A. and a M.Sc. from Tel Aviv University in Digital Speech Processing and a B.Sc. from the Technion all of them with honors.