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Nachum “Homi”  Shamir
President and Chief Executive Officer
Executive Committee
Strategy & Development Committee


With a proven track record of bringing game-changing technologies to the market, Mr. Shamir joined Luminex Corporation as President, Chief Executive Officer, and Board Member in 2014. From 2006 to 2014, Mr. Shamir served as President and CEO of Given Imaging, a developer, manufacturer, and marketer of diagnostic products for the visualization and detection of disorders of the gastrointestinal tract, which was acquired by Covidien PLC in early 2014. Mr. Shamir currently serves on the board of directors of Exalenz Bioscience Ltd. (TASE: EXEN). He has previously served as a Board Member at Scitex Corporation, Cogentix Medical (NASDAQ: CGNT), recently acquired by Laborie Medical Technologies, and invendo medical GmBH, now part of Ambu. Mr. Shamir holds a Bachelor of Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Masters of Public Administration from Harvard University.