Biography

Naftali Brikashvili, CPA

Senior Vice President, Finance and Operations

Naftali Brikashvili joined Gamida Cell in 2000 and has served in several finance roles, including as chief financial officer since 2008. Naftali has more than 22 years of experience in accounting, finance and corporate strategy. Since joining Gamida Cell, he has played a substantial role in financing rounds above $130 million, and in facilitating strategic collaborations. In April 2018, Naftali was appointed senior vice president, finance and operations. Prior to Gamida Cell, Naftali served as finance manager at Mertens Hoffman Software & Logistics, Ltd. and at Donna Engineering Construction.

Naftali is a licensed Israeli CPA and holds an LLM degree from Bar Ilan University and a B.S. in accounting and economics from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.