Team

Founders and Management

Shimon Ben Dor
Founder

Mr. Ben Dor co founded SunDwater with Dr. Silver in 2009 with the intention to satisfy environmental needs by utilizing his vast design and fabrication experience. Mr. Ben Dor has a long record of developing new products. In 1987 he founded “Ben-Dor” a company that specializes in exquisite designs of jewelry and art objects. The company sold its products mostly in North America and Europe. Mr. Ben Dor is constantly consulting other companies with issues related to his expertise. Mr. Ben Dor is also the CEO of Safe ID a company offering solutions for the reliability of medication distribution.

Dr Ronald Silver (M.D)
Founder

Dr. Silver co-founded SunDwater together with Mr. Ben Dor in 2009 with the thought and vision of helping to resolve one of the most concerning health problems facing mankind, i.e., the shortage of fresh water. Dr. Silver serves as an orthopedic surgeon at St. Francis Hospital in Evanston Illinois. He previously served as Director of Sports Medicine at Michael Reese Hospital and Medical Center for approximately fifteen years in Chicago Illinois. Over the years Dr. Silver has published numerous professional articles. In 1978 Dr. Silver graduated from the Honors Program in Medical Education of Northwestern University and Medical School in Chicago Illinois.

Shimmy Zimels
Chief Executive Officer
Mr. Zimels joined the founding team with the intention to help realize and capitalize on the progress the founders achieved thus far. Prior to that Mr. Zimels served from June 2002 to June 2008 as Chief Executive Office and President of deltathree Inc (www.deltathree.com) a leading provider of integrated Voice over Internet Protocol, or VoIP, telephony services and products. deltathree is a publicly traded company. Before being named President and Chief Executive Officer in June 2002, Mr. Zimels served Since June 1997 as Vice President of Operations and Chief Operating Officer of deltathree. Prior to joining deltathree, Mr. Zimels was the Controller and Vice President of Finance at Net Media Ltd., a leading Israel based Internet Service Provider, from June 1995 to June 1997
Shimmy graduated with distinction from Hebrew University in Jerusalem with a degree in Economics and Accounting and holds a Masters in Economics from Hebrew University. Shimmy is also an Israeli Certified Public Accountant (CPA).