Oren Beit-Arie

Chief Strategy Officer

Oren is the Chief Strategy Officer focusing on strategic developments and new product initiatives. Oren is one of the primary developers of the NISO OpenURL standard and has led the development of SFX link-resolver and a range of other solutions in the realm of electronic scholarly resources. 
Most recently, Oren has led Ex Libris work on usage-based article recommender (bX) as well as the vision and creation of Ex Libris' next generation library services, including a user centered discovery and delivery solution for library and institutional content (Primo), and a new framework for a unified management and preservation of library resources (Alma).  Oren works out of the Ex Libris Boston office.
Oren earned a BS in mathematics and computer science from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and an MA in theoretical linguistics from Tel Aviv University.