We are a boutique company with a small team of experts.Our consultants come from diverse industry and academic backgrounds and all have, at a minimum, one or several graduate degrees, often a PhD, within their field of expertise.Apart from their work with Pugatch Consilium, many of our consultants continue with their academic and public policy research, publishing articles and books within their respective fields.

Meir Perez Pugatch, Managing Director & Founder

Meir founded Pugatch Consilium in 2008. His goal was to provide clients with rigorous, evidence-based economic and policy analysis to better inform and assist them in their decision-making process as well as in their day-to-day operational activities. Meir specialises in intellectual property policy, management and exploitation of knowledge assets, technology transfer, market access, pharmacoeconomics and political economy of public health systems. Learn more…
Contact Meir: MeirP@Pugatch-Consilium.com, Phone: + 972 (3) 629-9294, Meir Pugatch LinkedIn Professor Meir Pugatch


Amir Dayan, CTO

Amir specializes in the semiconductor industry, both in hardware and software spanning multi and cross market experience in Mobile, Security, Consumer Electronics, Embedded, Telecom, e-Commerce and Military segments. Amir has held senior management roles at a number of organisations and his skills have been utilized to lead and establish new business, integrate new technology and developed measurable outcomes for success with emerging new companies. Learn more…
Contact Amir: AmirD@Pugatch-Consilium.com, Phone: +1 416.450.1004, Amir Dayan LinkedIn Amir Dayan


Rachel Chu, Partner

Rachel specializes in biomedical and energy-related innovation as well as international innovation policy.
She has particular experience in sector-specific trend mapping, survey building and benchmarking of intellectual property environments. Rachel’s work focuses on Latin America, Europe and CIS, with special emphasis on the Russia, Spain and the UK, and she speaks fluent Spanish. She has authored several articles published in academic and trade journals. Learn more…
Contact Rachel: RachelC@Pugatch-Consilium.com, Phone: +1 202-756-7720, Rachel Chu LinkedIn Rachel Chu


David Torstensson, Partner

David’s focus is policy and economic analysis related to innovation, health care, pharmaceuticals, tax and intellectual property. He has wide experience in quantitative research methods including index-building and data sampling and is the author of a number of both academic and commissioned publications. David’s knowledge spans from North America and Europe to the BRIC economies, and he speaks fluent Swedish. Learn more…
Contact David: DavidT@Pugatch-Consilium.com, Phone: +1 202-756-7720, David Torstensson LinkedIn David Torstensson


Daniela Gritti, Senior Director

Daniela specializes in regulatory analysis of innovation and biopharmaceutical policies. Her work covers all main markets, with a particular focus on Europe and Russia. Daniela speaks fluent French and Italian and has a working knowledge of Russian, Spanish and Swedish. Prior to joining Pugatch Consilium, Daniela worked as policy officer at the European Commission and as public affairs consultant, representing the interests of various companies vis-à-vis EU and national institutions in France and Italy… Learn more…
Contact Daniela: daniela@Pugatch-Consilium.com, Phone: +972-3-6299294, Daniela Gritti LinkedIn Daniela Gritti



Ma’ayan Laufer, Senior Consultant

Ma’ayan Laufer is a senior consultant at Pugatch Consilium. Ma’ayan specializes in economic and regulatory analysis related to healthcare, pharmaceuticals, intellectual property and innovation. He has wide experience in quantitative research methods including benchmarking excellence in the biomedical and pharmacovigilance fields, and specific expertise in mapping clinical research, registration and pharmacovigilance environments… Learn more…
Contact Ma’ayan: maayan@Pugatch-Consilium.com, Phone: +972-3-6299294, Maayan Laufer LinkedIn Ma’ayan Laufer