B.O.S Appoints New Board Chairman
RISHON LEZION, Israel, January 28, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- B.O.S. Better Online Solutions Ltd. ("BOS" or the "Company") (NASDAQ:BOSC), announced today that its Board of Directors appointed Mr. Yossef Lahad as the Chairman of the Board of Directors, effective January 26, 2015.
Mr. Lahad joined BOS' Board of Directors on April 13, 2014. Mr. Lahad has served as a CEO or Chairman in eight companies, leading them from early stage to growth. He has extensive experience in restructuring processes and strategic alliances and conducted several M&A transactions in the United States, Israel, Australia and China.
Mr. Lahad serves as a Director of JPI Group China, a leading strategic planning firm, advising companies entering the Chinese market, and as an active chairman of several startup companies.
Since 2005, Mr. Lahad has been an adjunct professor at the Hertzliya Interdisciplinary Center and at Tel-Aviv University, lecturing on innovation and the strategy of emerging companies. Mr. Lahad holds a BSc. in engineering from the Technion, an MSc in engineering from University of Texas (UTA) and an MBA from the Tel Aviv University.
Mr. Lahad noted: "I am honored to have been asked to assume this role with BOS. Over the last few years, the Company has significantly improved its financial position and it is now well positioned to explore growth opportunities. I am looking forward to leading the Company through its next steps."