Saffron Tech appoints Dr. Efrat Greenwald as new Chief Data Scientist
Greenwald, an experienced agtech researcher, was brought in to help grow the company’s protocol IP and analyze its information technology systems
CTech | 14:20 03.05.2021
Saffron Tech, a subsidiary of Seedo Corp., announced on Monday that it has appointed Dr. Efrat Greenwald as Chief Data Scientist to help develop the company’s growing protocol IP and analyze information technology data systems. Israeli agtech company Saffron Tech is focused on enabling controlled, automated cultivation of agricultural crops under laboratory conditions, and aims to cut down on water and land use as well as manpower while significantly increasing the quality and quantity of agricultural yield. Dr. Greenwald has a strong track record in leading indoor farming research as well as translating data science to develop protocols for innovative farming of biological systems in controlled environments. She is a well-versed researcher and data scientist, and holds a PhD in Physics from the Department of Physics of Complex Systems at the Weizmann Institute of Science. In the past, she has served as a data scientist for GrowIn and for Trellis, which focuses on food system intelligence.