Dovi Kelman, Ph.D.

Senior Client Strategist


Dr. Dovi Kelman received his Ph.D. in Natural Products and Drug Discovery from Tel Aviv University. Dr. Kelman has more than 15 years of experience in R&D, both in academia and industry, as a Research Associate, Project Manager, Senior Scientist, and as a Consultant. His multi-disciplinary training and experience included postdoctoral fellowship in pharmaceutical sciences. Dr. Kelman also completed the Practical Business Entrepreneurship Program of ISEMI (Institute for the Study of Entrepreneurship and Management of Innovation).

Dr. Kelman was instrumental in successfully winning a multi-disciplinary and multi-institutional grant award from the Israel Ministry of Science to establish and manage the National Center for High Throughput Screening (HTS) for Novel Bioactive Compounds from Natural Sources. Dr. Kelman is the recipient of many awards, has published more than 20 peer-reviewed articles and book chapters, and presented at numerous international conferences. He also served as a reviewer for more than 16 peer-reviewed journals and granting agencies.

Dr. Kelman employs his diverse scientific knowledge and his extensive experience to generate long-term multi-submission granting strategies and match FMG clients with the most suitable non-dilutive funding.