Oron is responsible for Equinom’s global delivery chain, and manages Equinom’s sesame project. He is one of the company’s first employees, previously¬† in charge of sesame and quinoa breeding.

Oron earned his Ph.D in plant genetics and breeding at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. He brings over 15 years of experience and expertise in genetics and breeding in ornamentals and vegetables, and a strong background in computational biology, quantitative trait analyses and in developing advanced statistical and bioinformatics tools for big data mining.