NanoPass Technologies Ltd. was founded in 2000 by Dr. Shuki Yeshurun, a material
scientist and an expert in micro system technology (MEMS). Dr. Yeshurun has
developed a unique design of microneedles in silicon wafers. Based on this MicroPyramid
design, NanoPass is developing devices for intradermal delivery and cosmetic
NanoPass is backed by Ofer Hi-Tech and WFD Ventures LLC. Ofer Hi-Tech is the
venture investment arm of the Ofer Bros.Group, which is one of the leading conglomerates
in Israel. New York-Based WFD Ventures LLC provides equity financing and industry
expertise to medical device and healthcare technology companies.