Experienced And Passionate Team

MEET THE TEAM

Theo leads strategic vision and execution for Fly Beverage and is responsible for capital sourcing and Corporate Development of the company. Before joining Fly (as both investor and CEO), Theo held C-level positions in high-tech companies in Israel. Theo is an angel investor and advisor in companies in the fields of real estate, co-working, online advertising, and cannabis.

Theo Terris

CEO

Alberto oversees overall operations corporate governance and financial management of the company He has vast experience in business strategy, acquisitions, management, real estate and has successfully founded and exited multiple ventures in the high-tech industry in Israel, including a successful exit in 2019 in the ad-tech industry to a Canadian corporation.

Alberto Esquenazi

President & COO

Assaf is responsible for the entirety of Fly’s revenue streams strategy and execution including retail, D2C and all future sources of revenue. He brings vast expertise in the fields of innovation, marketing and sales from his experience founding and managing various high-tech companies in Israel.

Asaf Hershlikovich

CRO

Jimmy is in charge of strategic expansion to new markets and business development of the company. He brings strong financial, strategic and operational experience from working with a diversified portfolio at a leading venture capital firm. Jimmy has been involved in the cannabis space from the investor side, working with leading entrepreneurs in the space, which has helped develop his knowledge and understanding of the industry.

Jimmy Kleiman

CSO

Alec is responsible for Fly’s go-to-market strategy, product development as well as brand growth strategy and execution. He has vast experience at the intersection of health, business and education in highly regulated industries. Prior to joining Fly, Alec was the Chief of Staff in a leading cannabis company, which sold to Charlotte’s Web in 2020. Alec also acts as a consultant for a non-profit which connects healthy donors with individuals suffering from life threatening diseases for transplantation (Gift of Life).

Alec Burkin

CMO

Ave is a veteran sales and account executive that has been in retail sales and management for 8+ years and the cannabis retail sales space for 4+ years. Ave manages Fly Beverages superb sales team and his role is instrumental in the early market adoption and traction growth that the company has received.

Ave Miller

VP of Sales

Matt is the Master Formulator of Fly Beverage. He is a serial entrepreneur and founder of multiple beverage brands, manufacturers and distributors, both in the coffee and cannabis space. His expertise in product development and formulation are reflected in the delicious and quality products that Fly Beverage has.

Matt McGinn

Master Formulator

Jimmy is a passionate leader with strong financial, strategic and operational experience working with a portfolio with over $1 billion in assets and more than 150 companies at a leading Venture Capital firm in Israel. Originally from Mexico, Jimmy has been involved in the cannabis space for some time from the investor side, working with leading entrepreneurs in the space, which has helped develop his knowledge and understanding of the Cannabis industry.

Jimmy Kleiman

CEO

Theo is a serial entrepreneur and has invested and founded companies in the fields of real estate, co-working, online advertising, and Cannabis. Theo’s expertise is in the fields of business development, growth, and strategy and will help oversee the US and European operations.

Theo Terris

Co-Founder & Board Member

Alberto is a serial entrepreneur always looking to revolutionize any industry he gets involved in. Originally from Mexico, Alberto has been living in Israel since 2003. He was Co-Founder and CEO of an Israeli hi-tech company which was acquired by a Canadian multinational company in 2018. Alberto has vast experience in business strategy, acquisitions, management and real estate and runs Corporate Operations at Sputnik.

Alberto Esquenazi

Co-Founder & Board Member

Assaf is a serial entrepreneur and has invested and founded companies in the fields of real estate, co-working, online advertising, and Cannabis. Assaf expertise is in the fields of innovation , marketing and sales and will help manage Sputnik’s operations.

Asaf Hershlikovich

Co-Founder & Board Member

Matt is a serial entrepreneur, founder of multiple beverage brands and co-founded Spacestation, California’s premier Cannabis-Infused Beverage co-packer. Currently Co-Founder and COO of Fly Beverage, one of the fastest growing Cannabis Beverage companies. Matt's expertise is in the fields of product formulation and marketing.

Matt McGinn

Master Formulator

Ave is a veteran sales and account manager that has been in retail management, retail sales for 7+ years and the cannabis retail sales space for 2.5+ years. Ave manages Sputnik’s sales and marketing operations in the US and his role is instrumental in the early market adoption and traction the company expects.

Ave Miller

VP of Sales

Keren specializes in business-commercial law, corporate and real-estate law, and assists corporations, business people and entrepreneurs in a wide spectrum of investment and commercial deals, as well as mergers and acquisitions. Among her clients are leading companies in the high-tech sector, add-tech, regulation, distribution and marketing, cannabis, private clients, entrepreneurs and business people.

Keren Kepel-Shmueli

Legal Advisor

Alec Burkin is a Business Development Professional and Consultant with vast experience at the intersection of health, business and education in highly regulated industries.

Alec Burkin

Strategic Advisor