CEO & President
Mr. Nadir is an Aeronautical engineer with MSc in Industrial Engineering. Before founding BlueBird Aero Systems Ltd, he was a VP Projects in a Hi-tech Broadband-products company for two years and prior to that a founder and a VP Dev. of an embedded avionics and simulations company, managing large-scale projects of embedded systems. Mr. Nadir has ten years of experience in the Israeli air force, as an aeronautical department commander, in charge of design and development of advanced weapon systems and years of experience in paragliding and aircraft modeling. Throughout the years of 1996-1998 he served as Chief pilot of the Israeli paragliding association and was a member of the Israeli team, participating in paragliding world championships.
Mrs. Hila Strick joined BlueBird in 2005 as vice president of Operations, logistic and human resources.
Hila holds a B.Sc. degree from the Ben-Gurion University for mathematics and computer science.
VP Marketing & Business Development
VP Sales & Business Development
Arik Nir is seasoned HLS, GIS and remote sensing expert with over 20 years of experience in building and integrating new technologies to the Defense and Security community. Mr. Nir, has multidisciplinary understanding of the HLS and public safety arena, working with governments, HLS community and the commercial and privet market verticals worldwide in addressing geospatial related needs.
In the last 15 years Mr. Nir has participated and led companies in their market approach, have raised over of $50M in capital and acted as a board member with the different companies including Emza, Persay, and Sensics. Mr. Nir joined BlueBird Aero Systems Ltd. following being a Senior VP in Icaros Inc. where he was responsible in their Remote Sensing System business. Previously he established Icaros US operations and let their growth in the US market.