Zohar Bronfman

Dr Zohar Bronfman

Co-founder & CEO, Pecan AI
Dr. Zohar Bronfman is the Co-founder and CEO of Pecan AI, an innovative artificial intelligence company specializing in Predictive Gen AI. Zohar is considered one of the most knowledgeable speakers in the field of artificial intelligence, blending a profound understanding of philosophy, technology, and business. Pecan has raised approximately $120 million from leading investors such as Insight Partners, GV (Google's investment fund), Dell Capital, and others. Pecan boasts a large variety of customers, including Fortune 500 and Fortune 100 companies, whose adoption of its platform has impacted revenues amounting to billions of dollars. With a distinguished academic background, Dr. Bronfman holds two Ph.D. degrees from Tel-Aviv University, one in Computational Neuroscience and the other in Philosophy of Science. He also obtained master's degrees in Computational Cognitive Neuroscience and Theoretical Biology, showcasing his multidisciplinary expertise. Additionally, he completed his undergraduate studies in Economics and Business at The Open University. Throughout his academic career, Dr. Bronfman has published 18 scientific papers in leading (Tier-1) scientific journals, establishing himself as a highly-cited professional in these field. He has also served as a lecturer at Tel-Aviv University, imparting his knowledge to M.A. students on the history and philosophy of brain sciences from 2017 to 2019. Dr. Bronfman served in the IDF's elite 8200 intelligence unit, where he worked in the signal-intelligence division from 2005 to 2007.