IMG_3205 - Keren Nitzan Dvir

Keren Nitzan Dvir

VP Program Management

A resourceful executive driving global organizations to success

Keren Nitzan Dvir
| VP Program Management
A resourceful executive driving global organizations to success
  • Operating a business
  • Delivery
  • Business Unit General Management
  • Strategic Programs
  • Strategic Accounts
  • Management of global teams
  • Management of +50 employees
  • Strategic negotiations
  • Post Merger Integrations
  • Legal Expertise
  • Relationship Management
  • Professional
  • un-compromised leadership
  • followed by engaging partnerships

My Career story

I am a leader in my heart and soul. My expertise includes my ability to manage large and diverse global operations towards success and strategic impact. I believe that the real added value lies in combining uncompromising professionalism with excelling personal skills.

Work Experience

2021 - Present
Vice President, Program Management, Office of the CEO, Payoneer, Petach Tikva, Israel

Leading a cross-functional department, consisting of 3 global groups, with over
40 employees. Owns and leads the company’s roadmap projects, strategic
enterprise programs, post-merger integrations and corporate processes,

  • Direct management of Product Delivery Execution Group
  • Direct management of cross-functional Strategic Programs Group
  • Direct management of B2B Operational Excellence Group
  • Annual company’s Planning and Budgeting process
  • Annual company’s OKRs design, implementation and governance processes
2017 - 2021
Associate Vice President, Head of Global Body Aesthetics Business Unit; Head of Global Marketing (Aesthetics), Lumenis, Yokneam, Israel

Full ownership of the ‘Body’ Aesthetic BU’s inbound and outbound product and
marketing strategy as well as execution. In parallel, end-to-end ownership of
Lumenis Aesthetics’ overall corporate marketing strategy, brand, budget and

  • Launch of new product lines, penetrating ‘body’ aesthetic market (both
    product development and M&A)
  • Direct management of product and clinical teams
  • Leading related segmentation strategy, sales-driven campaigns, clinical added value, customer development, and partnering with industry- reputable Key Opinion Leaders worldwide
  • Significant direct contribution to company’s P&L, establishing and developing a high-margin product line from scratch
  • Leading the aesthetics brand enhancement & evolution (B2B & B2C), launching the Lumenis aesthetics digital transformation, including social media strategy, work plan and execution
  • Included in the company’s Talent Program
2011 - 2017
Senior Director, Post Merger Integrations, Japan & South Korea, Teva Pharmaceutical Industries, Petach Tikva, Israel

Leading three post-acquisition successful integrations (Takeda medical & Taiyo
in Japan, Handok in Korea) into Teva’s corporate functions:

  • In charge of cross-company integration teams, overall execution, and Teva’s
    executive communication with the acquired companies’ management
  • Included in the company’s Talent Program
2006 - 2011
Director , Head of Global USB Product Marketing, SanDisk (Western Digital), Kfar Saba, Israel

Leading company’s global USB Product Marketing Group:

  • Defining and promoting product lines strategy and portfolio worldwide
  • Direct management of Retail Division’s Design Studio (in-house & US
  • In charge of USB products’ new brand language, from concept to launch
Director , Head of Customer Program Management, Disk-On-Key division, M-Systems, Kfar Saba, Israel

Responsible for the overall delivery of new customized products in the Disk-On-
Key division globally:

  • Direct management of Customer Program Management group, launched 21
    NPIs (new product introductions) on time, each customized to spec
  • Included in the company’s Key Employees Program
Desk Manager, Japan, Disk-On-Key division, M-Systems, Kfar Saba, Israel

End-to-end responsibility over all programs, interfaces, and relations of Japan
accounts, including the smooth delivery of 3 new products.

2004 - 2005
Commercial Contracts Manager, Strategic Purchasing Department , Verint Systems, Tel Aviv, Israel

In charge of commercial strategic procurement negotiations. An active team
member in the ECETEL acquisition project.

2001 - 2004
Advocate, Legal Counsel ,Cellcom, Herzliya, Israel

In charge of legal contracts, legal opinions and other activities for Marketing and
Advertising departments.

What Motivates me?
Derived by creating business impact and successful delivery
What do people say about me?
Embraces any challenge or crisis with resourceful thinking and true leadership



  • LLM, Master in Law Studies
    Bar Ilan University
  • LLB, Bachelor in Law Studies
    The College of Management Academic Studies

Military Service

First Lieutenant, Adjutant Corps. Staff planning and personnel management.


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