HOD-HASHARON, ISRAEL– Advanced Vision Technology (AVT) announces the appointment of Yeoshua Agassi as chairman of the board of directors.

Agassi has served as CEO and president of Scitex Corp. Ltd from 2001 until 2003. In parallel Agassi has served as executive vice president of CLAL Industries and Investments Ltd., one of Israel’s largest investment and holding companies in Israel. Agassi holds an MBA in Marketing from Bar Ilan University, as well as a B.A. in Economics from Tel Aviv University. Currently Agassi serves as chairman of the board of two privately owned companies.

‘‘AVT developed tremendously in the past 10 years, growing from a young start-up to a multinational leader in Machine Vision solutions for the printing industry’‘ said Yeoshua Agassi. ‘‘I am happy to join the company as its Chairman of the board of directors, and be part of its continued success.’‘

‘‘I am pleased to welcome Yeoshua to AVT,’‘ said Shlomo Amir, AVT's president and CEO. ‘‘Yeoshua's proven experience in large and complex organisations makes him an important asset to our board of directors, and will support our future growth.’‘