July 29, 2016 11:57 AM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.

Company Overview

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. designs, develops, and manufactures advanced defense systems for the Israeli Defense Forces and the defense establishment, as well as for foreign customers. It offers air superiority systems, land and naval systems, air and C4ISR systems, and manor and technologies; and manages national development centers and infrastructure. The company, through its subsidiaries, identifies and develops commercial technologies based on hi-tech defense technologies; and develops and produces electro-optical and precision motion control systems for military, para-military, and homeland security applications. Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. also offers drone dome syste...

Industrial Zone

Kiryat Bialik Street

Haifa,  3102102

Israel

Founded in 1948

Phone:

972 4 879 4444

Fax:

972 4 879 4681

Key Executives for Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Chief Financial Officer and Executive Vice President
Deputy Chief Executive Officer, Chief Operating Officer and General Manager of Rafael's Missile & Ncw Division
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Chief Compliance Officer and Vice President
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2016.

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. Key Developments

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. Announces Executive Appointments

The office of Minister of Defense Avigdor Liberman announced that Uzi Landau, a former government minister, had been appointed chairman of Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. Landau's most recent portfolio was Minister of Energy and Water. Landau will replace Brig. Gen. (res.) Yitzhak Gat, who has been chairman for the past three years.

Acorn Energy, Inc., DSIT Solutions Ltd., Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. - M&A Call

To update on process to liquidate the assets of its GridSense subsidiary in the context of a refocused corporate strategy; and to on decision to partner with Rafael through sale of nearly 50% of its 79% fully diluted interest in its DSIT Solutions, Ltd

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Unveils Defense System against Drones

Rafael Advanced Defense Systems Ltd. unveiled its new Drone Dome system, developed by the same company division that developed the Iron Dome and David's Sling missile interception systems, at LAAD security exhibition in Brazil. Drone Dome is designed to counter a range of threats from multi-rotors, which are available in toy stores for a few hundreds shekels, but which haunt the nightmares of every agency responsible for the security of sensitive installations, military camps, and airports.

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Merger/Acquisition
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