The founder of Tormim and Amuta Tech is Mark Mordechai Sasson. Mark was born in Jaffa Israel in 1956 and went to school in Israel. In 1978 he met Ean Jackson who was visiting Israel and he moved to Pasadena CA. He went school at University of Southern California. He has B.Sc. and M.Sc. degrees in Computer Engineering.
Mark was successful engineer who worked for big CA companies like City Search, Yahoo, SGI, Disney and many more. In 2010 he came back to Israel and could not find his place. He worked at Israel Gives for a while and left there feeling that he can do much more charities.