About Ran Poliakine

Ran Poliakine is the former CEO and current Vice Chairman of Powermat Technologies, the leader in the wireless power industry. A serial entrepreneur and recognized visionary, Mr. Poliakine has founded several successful companies bringing new technologies to market that fundamentally improve people’s lives. Among his portfolio of companies are NanoX Imaging, Years of Water, Illumigyn and QinFlow among several others. Mr. Poliakine resides in Israel, with his wife and five children.

The Last 50 Years were about Electronics. The Next 50 are About How to Power Them.

- Tal Liani, Bank of America Analyst

Dear Friends, Eight years ago when I founded Powermat, I had a very specific, albeit ambitious goal in mind; to help create a world where people never again need worry about running out of power.  At the time I didn’t exactly ...

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Helping Those Affected by the Nepal Earthquake

Dear Friends, As I’m sure you already know, a deadly earthquake struck central Nepal earlier this week. The impact of the quake is far reaching and devastating – current reports indicate that there are thousands of victims with many more injured ...

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An Investment Boom in Israel

Dear Friends, Last month, Apple CEO Tim Cook was warmly welcomed in Israel, where he came to inaugurate his company’s new research and development center in Herzliya. Apple first invested in Israel in early 2012, when it acquired Anobit Technologies, a maker ...

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Dear Friends, Four years ago, I began blogging as a sounding board and as a means of chronicling the many ways in which technology is reinventing our world. Back in March 2011, when I published my inaugural post: Apple Inc. introduced the iPad ...

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Revolution of the Consumers

Dear Friends, Anyone who has ever brought a new product to market faces a crucial choice: do you tell the world about it with a rational story, or an emotional one? Do you use facts and logic to make your case, ...

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The Route to Clear Mind

Dear Friends, I love bicycles. Not just riding bicycles, mind you – bicycles themselves. As someone who spends his days looking for ideas with world-changing potential, I am struck by their ability to ...

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