Simigon Ltd.


SimiGon Ltd., based in Herzliya, Israel, is a developer of advanced training and simulation technologies. Founded in 1998, SimiGon Ltd. technologies are used in the world’s largest military and commercial training programs.

Originally designed by pilots, for pilots, SimiGon Ltd.’s vision is being rapidly adapted to include additional military and civilian domains.

SimiGon’s talented management and highly motivated workforce is focused on realizing the Company's potential as a leading supplier of high skills training technologies.

Amos (Ami) Vizer

Executive Chairman and CEO

Before founding SimiGon, Amos Vizer, was the Marketing and Business Development Manager of ISYS Operational Management Systems, an international IT company as well as the founder of Logi-Cali, a software developer. Amos Vizer also worked for the Missiles division of the RAFAEL Corporation and held a managerial position at Israel's Defense Ministry. Additionally, Amos Vizer served ten years in the Israeli Air Force (IAF) as an F-4 Phantom Fighter navigator, a flight school course commander and a Popeye missile weapons officer. Amos Vizer's education includes a BA in Business Administration and extensive training in advanced software development.

Alon Shavitt

GM Israel 

Before joining SimiGon, Alon Shavit, served 15 years in the Israeli Air Force, having flown F-16s for the past 12 years. He was an instructor in the Operational Training Unit (OTU) on A-4s for two years and a commander of the F-16 OTU for 18 months. Alon Shavit's last role in the Israeli Air Force was managing the planning, coordination, synchronization, and monitoring of the training program. Alon Shavit has an MBA and Bachelor degrees in Economics and Psychology.

Efraim Manea


Mr. Manea joined the Company as its finance controller in June 2008, managing its financial aspects including financial reporting, corporation accounting and tax preparation, budget and forecasting and risk management. He has more than fifteen years of accounting and management experience and before joining SimiGon served for approximately four years as an Audit Team Manager at Ernst & Young's High-Technology sector. Efraim Manea is a Certified Public Accountant and holds a BA in Accounting and Business Administration from the College for Management in Israel.


VP, Product Development

Picho joined the company as a software developer for the LMS team in 2006 and since then carried out various roles such as team lead and Director of R&D. Picho has an extensive experience with large scale project architecture and deep knowledge with SIMbox-based solutions and internals. Picho has over 15 years of experience with software development using various technologies and methodologies, and holds a bachelor degree in computer science.

Merav Nahmani

Director of Human Resources

Ms. Nahmani joined SimiGon in November 2005 and has been managing SimiGon’s HR Department since July 2009. Ms. Nahmani has more than ten years of experience in financial aspects including payroll controlling, accounts payable, accounts receivable, cash flow and tax reporting. Before joining SimiGon, Ms. Nahmani served as a bookkeeping & salary controller in several High-Technology companies. Ms. Nahmani has a Bookkeeping & Salary controller diploma.