Efi Arazi (1937-2013)
Efi Arazi, a leading international high-tech entrepreneur, was responsible for significant
breakthroughs in both technology and business. Mr. Arazi was a graduate of MIT and
worked for the Raytheon Company in the United States and set up the Scitex Company
in Israel. In 1990 Mr. Arazi founded the EFI (Electronics for Imaging) company which
invented a controller and program that made it possible to turn any copy machine into a
high-quality color printer. His appreciation of the connection between high-tech and
academia led him to become an enthusiastic supporter of IDC Herzliya.
The Efi Arazi School of Computer Science was established in his honor in 2002.