Yossi Vardi
Internet Entrepreneur, the Chairman of DLD

Dr. Joseph (Yossi) Vardi is an internet entrepreneur and the chairman of DLD. With 40 years experience of co-founding, leading and participating in building over 60 high-tech companies, he is one of Israel's early entrepreneurs. Yossi co-pioneered instant messaging as the founding investor and the former Chairman of Mirabilis Ltd., the creator of the highly popular instant messaging program ICQ now owned by AOL.