Yoav is in charge of defining and leading MyHeritage’s DNA products and business initiatives. In addition to this, Yoav manages the DNA science team, which is responsible for all DNA related algorithms behind the suite of MyHeritage DNA products. Before this role, Yoav led the MyHeritage QA team and was in charge of developing automations and perfecting manual-based QA. Previously, Yoav was a research assistant at Prof. Eran Meshorer's stem cell lab, where he worked hands-on with synthetic biology, including PCR and Cloning. Yoav holds a B.Sc. cum laude in Chemistry and Biology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.