We are Ongage
Journeys are stories
data between email marketing platforms
was like navigating
through an asteroid field.
CEO & Co-Founder @Ongage
like navigating through
an asteroid field.
CEO & Co-Founder @Ongage
ASSAF BEN ASHER
CEO & Co-Founder
Assaf Ben Asher is the CEO and Co-Founder of Ongage. In 2011 Assaf co-founded Cyhawk Ventures, a pre-seed and seed fund that invests in disruptive technologies in digital marketing and advertising. Today, Assaf’s passion for transforming the digital space through innovation is what drives Ongage forward. A strategic mastermind and technologist at heart, Assaf (and his four-legged sidekick Rodrigo) is on a continual quest to improve the lives of marketers.
President & General Manager
Ofer Shani is the President and General Manager of Ongage. Ofer’s years of experience spearheading large development groups at companies such as Telemesser, 888 and JobInfo, are being put to good use at Ongage and ensure that new innovations are executed flawlessly. Ofer has a BA in Computer Science and M.A in Business Management from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. When not in the office, Ofer enjoys photography and spending time with his 5 adorable kids.
Ofer Sapir is the CTO of Ongage. Ofer is a software developer with over 15 years of experience, including 10 years in web and database information systems. Ofer continually strives to integrate new innovations in the already cutting-edge platform. Prior to joining Ongage, Ofer was responsible for multiple technological projects at Cyhawk Ventures. Ofer holds a B.A in Psychology from the University of Bar Ilan. In addition to all things technology related, Ofer enjoys spending time outdoors, exploring the local culinary scene and challenging coworkers to pool games.
Michal Braun is the CFO of Ongage. Michal is responsible for overseeing all financial aspects of the company. Michal has extensive experience in media startups and VCs and is an expert in budget optimization, funding solution and streamlining processes and performance in businesses. Michal holds a BSc & MBA from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. When not making sure the financial operation of Ongage is running smoothly, Michal spends time with her family, baking and growing vegetables in her garden.
Melissa brings years of company building, startup launching, SaaS to positive ARR, and email marketing experience. In Ongage, she is leading the marketing team while planning and launching the strategic implementation of the operation. Melissa firmly believes that brand awareness and adoption happens by answering burning needs and education. She’s been developing the Ongage brand to reflect the company’s DNA and values, taking it along the way to the stars.
Haim’s specialties took companies from launch to profitability through fitting their product to the right market, channel, and model, followed by centering on scaling it. In Ongage, he focuses on developing creative solutions for email marketing challenges. He believes that growth develops as a story, and like with all stories, the heroes need an exciting journey and to wield the right tools to conquer the trials they face.
Tal Sterlin Halperin
VP Human Resources
Tal is VP Human Resources at Ongage. She brings with her more than 15 years of experience in a range of human resource positions in various business and social organizations. Tal focuses on organizational development processes, working hand in hand both with managers and employees. She earned her MA in Organizational Sociology at Haifa University and has certificates in Group Facilitation and Career Development from Tel Aviv University. Tal loves to volunteer and helps her community by sharing her personal development experience and expertise.
Roman is a software developer & architect with over 15 years of experience. Prior to Ongage, he founded a sports-related startup and later became VP R&D at Mycheck, a fintech company. He is passionate about cutting-edge technology and works continually to make it available for the companies he works with and their clients. Roman’s management approach is holistic, believing in the people he works with and their capabilities. He holds BA in Business from the Open University.
Willie brings with him the kind of cheer and spirit that we all share here at Ongage. He has over 20 years of sales experience in various SaaS companies like Liveperson, SysAid, and Particular Software. He specializes in creating processes and building sales teams. In his opinion, you have to bring value in every customer interaction you make, it’s a winning recipe for good, long-lasting relationships with clients and makes for wonderful friends down the line. You can likely find him at Basketball courts, football pitches or Handball courts watching his kids or favorite teams play.