About us

About the Company

Our Mission

To keep plants cleaner from insects and chemicals, while reducing the use of harmful pesticides.

We have created an innovative and ecological new approach to crop protection:

  • We keep produce and the environment free from viruses and chemicals.
  • Our product portfolio is full of breakthrough solutions which are always green, safe and economical.

EdenShield aims to take a leadership role in the agricultural market, focusing on the niche of safe and environment friendly insect control methods.

ABOUT THE COMPANY

EdenShield is an Israel-based Agritech company established in 2012. EdenShield’s plant protection products are based on extracts from semi-desert plants. We leverage semi-desert plants’ naturally beneficial characteristics. Our products contain important botanical extracts and nutrients vital for plant health and development as well as proprietary aromatic ingredients that mask plant odor and lower insect attraction.

EDENSHIELD HISTORY

OUR JOURNEY

2012
  • EdenShield is founded
  • EdenShield raises $600K from Israel Innovation Authority through Trendlines Incubator
2015

EdenShield runs successful pilots in Italy and Israel

2017
  • Establishment of a Sales and Distribution chain in Spain, Greece, Israel, Turkey and Italy
  • EdenShield raised $ 2.4 M from Kibbutz Yotvata and OurCrowed
  • Registration of EdenShield Net in Spain and Israel
2014
EdenShield raises $770k from OurCrowed
2016
  • EdenShield raises $270K from Israel Innovation Authority through Trendlines Incubator
  • EdenShield raises $1.4 M CLA from Trendlines, OurCrowed and MATA Technology Center
  • Start of commercial production and initial sales
  • Patent granted to EdenShield in US
2018
  • Registration of FORTE approved in Israel
  • Organic certification granted to EdenNet and EdenDirect in the UK by The Soil Association
  • EdenShield is approved for several government support programs
2012
  • EdenShield is founded
  • EdenShield raises $600K from Israel Innovation Authority through Trendlines Incubator
2014
EdenShield raises $770k fromOurCrowed
2015

Runs successful pilots in Italy and Israel

2016
  • EdenShield raises $270K from Israel Innovation Authority through Trendlines Incubator
  • EdenShield raises $1.4 M CLA from Trendlines, OurCrowed and MATA Technology Center
  • Start of commercial production and initial sales
  • Patent granted to EdenShield in US
2017
  • Establishment of a Sales and Distribution chain in Spain, Greece, Israel, Turkey and Italy
  • EdenShield raised $ 2.4 M from Kibbutz Yotvata and OurCrowed
  • Registration of EdenShield Net in Spain and Israel
2018
  • Registration of FORTE approved in Israel
  • Organic certification granted to EdenNet and EdenDirect in the UK by The Soil Association
  • EdenShield is approved for several government support programs

our team

EDENSHIELD'S WINNING TEAM

PETER SHAW

CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD

MBA and B.Sc. Electrical Engineering. Peter Shaw has been the founder or first professional CEO of six companies and has led five of them to successful exits. He has served, at the direction of venture capital investors/boards, as interim and turnaround CEO for four other companies and has sat on over 15 private and public boards as an outside director. Peter specializes in advising his clients in the strategic and operational aspects of their business. He represents OurCrowd on the EdenShield Board.
Yotam Gadot

CEO

MBA. Yotam Gadot has over 20 years of experience in actualizing commercial potential for technology ventures. He has established companies in the AgTech, Defense and IT sectors. Prior to joining EdenShield, he served as CEO of Eltel and Phytech.

YANIV KITRON

Founder, CTO

Bsc in Chemical Engineering. Yaniv is an expert in botanic product development. He has international executive-level experience in advanced agricultural markets. He has held positions at Netafim, Haifa Chemicals (ICL) and Herbs of Kedem.
Hadar Sutovsky

VP Sales

MBA, and M.Sc. and PhD (candidate) in Molecular Microbiology & Biotechnology. Hadar has extensive experience in global business development, licensing, strategic open innovation and global sales, as well as marketing in international sectors of Sustainable Agriculture, Foodtech and Consumer Health.  Hadar has held positions in Aquagro Fund, Unilever open innovation port and Frutarom.

SHAI STERN

HEAD AGRONOMIST

Shai has 20 years of international experience in commercializing advanced agricultural technologies and products.

BAR MASSAD

OPERATIONS MANAGER

B.Sc. Engineering Operations Management. Bar has extensive experience in operations and supply chain management as well as project management.

SHINE KODENZIK

TECHNICAL AGRONOMIST

B.Sc. Agr. Shine has extensive experience growing deciduous trees as crops utilizing Orchard design and agro-technical practices. Shine is in charge of EdenShield’s field scouting as well as application support for our installed systems in greenhouses.
REILA ELIACH

ACCOUNTING MANAGER

Reila has 20 years of experience in Accounting Management. Reila was an account manager at Nofech Electronics, an international industrial electronics company.