Yair Shapira

Founder & CEO
AmplioSpeech Inc.

Father to a child who stutters, Dr. Yair Shapira decided to channel his high-tech and academic experience to help his son and fellow children, who suffer from speech-language disorders. Yair served for two decades as an executive in successful global start-up firms, leading international technological, marketing and business teams. Dr. Shapira is an inventor of 12 patents in various fields, author of scientific publications in speech-language pathology, and holds a Ph.D. in Biomedical Engineering from the Technion.

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