Nachum "Homi" Shamir
Mr. Shamir joined Luminex Corporation in October 2014 as the President and CEO, adding Chairman of the Board responsibilities to his role in 2020. Following the acquisition of Luminex by DiaSorin in 2021, Mr. Shamir became President of Luminex.
Mr. Shamir previously served, from 2006 to 2014, 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.
Before joining Given Imaging, Mr. Shamir was Corporate Vice President of Eastman Kodak Company and President of Eastman Kodak´s Transaction and Industrial Solutions Group.
Additionally, he served more than ten years at Scitex Corporation in positions of increasing responsibility, including President and CEO from 2003 to 2004.
Prior to Scitex Corporation, Mr. Shamir held senior management positions at various international companies, mainly in the Asia Pacific region.
Mr. Shamir currently serves on the board of directors of Strata Skin Sciences, and is the Chairman of Cactus Acquisition Corp.
He previously served as a board member for Cogentix Medical and Invendo Medical GmBH.
Mr. Shamir holds a Bachelor of Science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a Masters of Public Administration from Harvard University.