Dr. Oded Sagee
Founder & Co-CEO AquaAgro Lab
Dr. Oded Sagee: is a pioneer in the field of Agri-high-tech, with in-depth knowledge of, biotechnology, chemistry, and pharmaceuticals sectors. After earning his Ph.D. in Plant Physiology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Dr. Sagee served as Senior Researcher and Department Head at the Israeli Ministry of Agriculture’s Agricultural Research Organization, Volacani Center for 15 years. After retiring he went on to found several startups, including with Gaon agro Industries Ltd., where he was Chief scientist, as well as CTO of its Aqua-Agro Fund ($60M) and CEO of the Aqua-Agro Lab; Phytech ltd, a public company where he served as Vice President and CTO .Intrigued by the medical potential of cannabis, Dr. Sagee established BreedIT ltd., distributor of a proprietary software platform for the scientific breeding of new plant varieties and strains. He went on to form Israel Plant Sciences ltd., a platform for the development of additional technologies in the medical cannabis sector.