Dr. Rafi Hofstein

President and CEO, MaRS Innovation

Rafi Hofstein

Dr. Hofstein joined MaRS Innovation in 2009 after past positions that include Scientific Director of Biotechnological Applications Ltd.; Manager R&D and Chief of Immunochemistry at the International Genetic Scientific Partnership; Scientific Director of the Israeli office of Ecogen Inc.; Vice President, Business Development for Ecogen in Langhorne, Pa.; and President and CEO of Hadasit, the commercialization company of Hadassah, the largest teaching hospital in Israel.

Dr. Hofstein received his PhD and Master of Science degrees in Life Sciences and Chemistry from the Weizmann Institute of Science in Rehovot, Israel.