Management

mPrest is led by its four founders – a group of seasoned veterans who have earned their credentials in the defense industry.

Leveraging decades of experience in the most demanding of environments, mPrest’s leadership team maintains world-class management, software engineering and architecture, computing, and communications expertise. The team has a proven track record managing large software groups charged with developing command-and-control (C2), command, control, communications, computers and intelligence (C4I), asset management, and other advanced monitoring and control systems for companies and organizations worldwide.

NATAN BARAK, President, CEO and Co-Founder

NATAN BARAK, President, CEO and Co-Founder

The founder and former commander of the Israeli Navy’s C4I branch, Natan is both a technological visionary and seasoned entrepreneur. He brings to mPrest 35 years of experience in the development and management of complex defense projects involving computing, software, communications and integration expertise. Natan was a member of the Israel Defense Forces from 1980-2003, during which time he was involved in high-level projects, including development of a submarine simulator, defense and electronic warfare systems, and an operational combat system. The former head of the Israeli Navy’s C4I Directorate, Natan retired as a colonel from the IDF in 2003, and then co-founded mPrest. During his military and professional career, Natan received several prestigious awards, including the IDF Admiral’s Award for Innovation, the IDF’s Computer Excellence Award, and the 2012 Israel Defense Prize. Natan has an MA in Business Administration from Bar-Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel, and a BSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel. Natan has published multiple articles on software development and C2 systems, including one on models for C2 system development for which he was granted the IDF Chief of Staff Award.
ELI ARLAZOROFF, VP R&D and Co-Founder

ELI ARLAZOROFF, VP R&D and Co-Founder

Eli is a seasoned entrepreneur with over 15 years of experience as a software engineer. Prior to co-founding mPrest, Eli served in several positions for the Israeli Navy’s Computer Center. Eli has an MSc in Electrical Engineering and Business Management from Tel Aviv University, and a BSc in Electrical Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel. Eli has published multiple articles on software development and C2 systems, including one on models for C2 system development for which he was granted the IDF Chief of Staff Award.
REUVEN GAMZON, VP Air Defense Systems and Co-Founder

REUVEN GAMZON, VP Air-Defense Systems and Co-Founder

Reuven brings nearly 20 years of experience as a software engineer. Prior to co-founding mPrest, he co-founded several other start-up companies. Before that he served as a captain in the Israeli Air Force where he managed several advanced software projects, including upgrading the avionic systems of F-15 and F-16 combat aircraft. Reuven holds an MBA from Tel Aviv University, and a BSc in Industrial Engineering from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel.
ALEXANDER ARLIEVSKY, Chief Software Architect and Co-Founder

ALEXANDER ARLIEVSKY, Chief Software Architect and Co-Founder

Alexander brings over 15 years of experience as a software engineer. Before co-founding mPrest, he served in various positions for the Israeli Navy’s Computer Center, including software architect for several complex systems. Alexander has a BSc in Computer Science from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology in Haifa, Israel.