Our portfolio company Build.security has been acquired by Elastic! We’re thrilled to see a market leader like Elastic embrace Build’s vision to fundamentally transform authorization. It has been our pleasure to support and help realize Co-Founder & CEO Amit Kanfer’s mission to enable safer software development. We cannot think of a better fit to head Elastic’s new on-the-ground presence in Israel, as well as the inclusion of the entire Build team to pioneer its Israeli operations. The synergetic exchange of innovation we can expect from this is another extraordinary development for Israel’s cybersecurity ecosystem, and we warmly congratulate Elastic and Build on the start of their new journey together!
build.security, a startup revolutionizing authorization policy management, today announced $6 million in seed funding led by YL Ventures with participation from cybersecurity luminary George Kurtz, CEO and Co-founder of CrowdStrike. Founded by industry veterans Amit Kanfer (CEO) and Dekel Braunstein (CTO), build.security is offering a new approach to authorization, providing developers with the building blocks they need to quickly generate and manage best-practice authorization controls across enterprise applications at scale.