- Kaplan comes with over 15 years of open source expertise to the role and currently heads a respected open source consulting company
- Lior Kaplan will advise the xs:code team about implementation of their key strategic goals
Lior Kaplan has been appointed to xs:code’s advisory board. He will be joining several other senior and experienced professionals, CEOs and advisors like Yaron Raz, CEO of Tangram Soft and Division Manager at Matrix, and Gili Hoch Maate, former VP of Strategic R&D at Bank Hapoalim, who has also previously held positions or advised companies like Baidu, Bank Leumi and McKinsey.
The company CEO Netanel Mohoni commented, “A person of Lior’s calibre and expertise joining our team is a real validation of the impact we are having on the overall open source community. We are confident that he will help accelerate our mission of open source monetisation, a priority for developers, and further strengthen our approach of building strong bonds with our users.”
Implementation of their key strategic goals
Kaplan comes with over 15 years of open source expertise to the role and currently heads a respected open source consulting company. He also provides community building and monetisation experience.
In his new position, Lior Kaplan will advise the xs:code team about implementation of their key strategic goals. The company said that with Kaplan’s intimate familiarity with open source, its users and monetisation, will be able to help the xs:code team make their platform an “attractive and accessible place for open source users.”
Kaplan adds, “I passionately believe in what xs:code is trying to accomplish. Keeping open source sustainable is something that needs to be tackled. I’m really excited to bring my community and business focused approach to the product. Open source monetisation is something that will make open source development more viable in the long run, and I believe my experience will enhance xs:code’s approach.”