Mr. Intrater has been the Chief Executive Officer of Columbus Nova since January 2000. Mr. Intrater is also a former director of Renova Management, a global leader in energy, base metals and mining industries, and also currently a member of the Executive Board of Renova Management. Columbus Nova is the U.S.-based affiliate of the Renova Group of companies, one of the largest Russian strategic investors in the metallurgical, oil, machine engineering, mining, chemical, construction, housing & utilities and financial sectors.
From March 1993 until the end of 1999, Mr. Intrater served as President and Chief Operating Officer of Oryx Technology Corp., and its predecessor, ATI, a leading manufacturer of semi-conductor testing equipment, based in Silicon Valley. Mr. Intrater also served as Chairman of the Board of Directors of Moscow Cablecom Corp. from 2005 to 2007. Mr. Intrater is also a member of the Board of Directors of Oryx Technology Corp. and Ethertouch, Ltd.
Mr. Intrater holds a B.S. from Rutgers University.