Bringing Passion, Vision And Boundless Energy

Our team draws on over 60 years of combined experience in the water business, guaranteeing unsurpassed product quality and reliability at the most competitive price point in the industry.

Making the possibility of better water and wastewater treatment solutions a reality.

ASAF YAARI | Principal

Mr. Asaf Yaari is an experienced entrepreneur with hands-on knowledge in the creation and management of multinational organizations, with main areas of specialization in the water infrastructure and water technology sectors. He most recently served as Global Manager for Projects at Rivulis Irrigation Ltd. Prior to that, Mr. Yaari was General Manager of Whitewater Technologies – Americas, where he created deep understanding of the advantages of water resource management coupled with hi-tech and data management software. Previously, he was founder and CEO of Puritec Group, a global design and build water and wastewater treatment company which he successfully divested. Mr. Yaari’s initial interest in the water sector followed three years as General Manager of Riegos Modernos El Salvador, an irrigation and agricultural project company focused on the Latin American market. Mr. Yaari holds an MBA in Finance and Marketing from Duke University’s Fuqua School of Business and a BBA in Finance and Marketing from the Tel Aviv College of Business Administration, both accomplished with honors. Mr. Yaari served as a Captain in the Israeli Air Force as a UAV Pilot in an operational squadron.


ZVI SHIFF | Principal

With extensive experience in the management of major, multi-million dollar commercial, residential and retail projects, Mr. Zvi Shiff brings a deep understanding of all aspects of design-to- build and renovation processes to his current position at GALENE, including daily operations, financing and budgeting, scheduling, contract negotations, international sourcing, zoning and sales / leasing options. Mr. Shiff was most recently President of the Shiff Group, a real estate and hotel investment company based in Israel, where he served for over 20 years in various management positions. Mr. Shiff holds a Bachelor Degree in Law and Government Studies from The Interdisciplinary Center in Herzelia, Israel as well as a Bachelor Degree in Business from the College of Management in Tel Aviv, Israel.  Mr. Shiff was in charge of special projects during his service in the Israeli Defense Force: Artillery Corps – Intelligence Section.