Team

Our experienced multidisciplinary team sources top Israeli cybersecurity entrepreneurs and accelerates their growth with strategic and operational value-add support.

Yoav Andrew Leitersdorf
Managing Partner
Ofer Schreiber
Partner
John Brennan
Partner
John G. Quigley
Cofounder, Special Limited Partner
Sharon Seemann
VP Marketing
Roger Hale
CISO-in-Residence, YL Ventures
Michael Cortez
Senior Associate
Naama Ben Dov
Analyst
Zsofia Boros
Analyst
Dana Harel
Marketing Specialist
Sara Behar
Content Specialist
Shiloh Shaeffer
Chief of Staff
Gye Cohen
Office Manager

Venture Advisors

Our industry-leading global experts provide Israeli entrepreneurs vital strategic direction on positioning,messaging, product-market fit, go-to-market approach and more.

Roota Almeida
CISO, Delta Dental of New Jersey and Connecticut
Colin Anderson
CISO, Levi Strauss & Co
Meg Anderson
VP & CISO, Principal
Mandy Andress
CISO, Elastic
Dean Atkinson
CISO, VP Information Security, Burberry
Tom Baltis
VP, CISO & Chief Technology Risk Officer, Delta Dental Insurance Company
Vijay Bolina
CISO, Blackhawk Network
Tomasz Chowanski
CISO, Wells Fargo
Edna Conway
CSO, Global Value Chain, Cisco
Joshua Danielson
CISO, Copart
George Do
CISO, Equinix
Andy Ellis
CSO, Akamai
Adam Ely
VP, Deputy CISO, Walmart
Ray Espinoza
Director of Security, Cobalt
Brooks Evans
Director of Information Security, Netflix
Ryan Fritts
VP, Technology and product security, CISO, ADT
Satish Gannu
CSO & Senior VP Architecture & Analytics, ABB Ability
Rob Geurtsen
Deputy ISO, Nike
Al Ghous
CSO and Head of Security, ServiceMax
Ken Gonzalez
Managing Director, NightDragon Security
Craig Goodwin
VP, CSO, CDK Global
Douglas Graham
Chief Security & Privacy Officer (CSO, CISO, CPO), Lionbridge
Jay Gonzales
CISO, Samsung Semiconductor
Shruti Gupta
CISO, Director Of Engineering, Brex
Ryan Gurney
CSO, Looker
Stacey Halota
VP Information Security & Privacy, Graham Holdings Company
David Hannigan
Head of Security, Spotify
Roger Hale
CISO-in-Residence, YL Ventures
Moriah Hara
CISO, Institutional Investment & Workplace Solutions, MassMutual
Andreas Haugsnes
Director of Security, Unity Technologies
Andy Heins
VP, CISO, LifePoint Health
Chris Houlder
Former CISO, Clarivate Analytics
Brian Johnson
Co-Founder & General Partner, Crucyble
Shaun Khalfan
VP Information Security, Freddie Mac
Yaron Levi
CISO, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Stan Lowe
Global CISO, Zscaler
George Kurtz
President / CEO & Founder, CrowdStrike
Kurt Lieber
VP, CISO, Aetna
Brian Lozada
CISO, Dataminr
Adrian Ludwig
CISO, Atlassian
Marcos Marrero
VP of Information Security, H.I.G. Capital
Tim Mather
Partner, Fortium Partners
Michael Meli
CISO, Managing Director Senior Advisor, Bank Julius Baer
Ahsan Mir
Co-Founder & CEO, Rapticore
Tammy Moskites
CEO & Founder, CyAlliance
Richard Noguera
VP, Head of Security Services, vArmour
Pritesh Parekh
Chief Trust Officer, VP of Engineering, Virtustream
Karthik Rangarajan
Security Lead, Robinhood
Richard Rushing
CISO, Motorola Mobility
Billy Rios
Founder, WhiteScope
Sherry Ryan
VP, CISO, Juniper Networks
Manish Sarin
Chief Financial Officer, Exabeam
Bradley Schaufenbuel
VP, CISO, Paychex
Justin Somaini
CSO, Unity Technologies
Amichai Shulman
Co-Founder & Former CTO, Imperva
Josh Stabiner
CISO, General Atlantic
John Sullivan
CSO, Boston Scientific
Michael Sutton
Former CISO, Zscaler
Patricia Titus
Chief Privacy & Information Security Officer, Markel Corporation
Pavi Ramamurthy
Sr. Director, Head of Security, Anaplan
Jeff Trudeau
CSO, Credit Karma
David Tsao
VP Security Engineering, Marqeta
Todd Weber
CTO – Americas, Optiv
Linda White
Director Cyber Security, UiPath
Chris Wolski
Former CISO, Herman Miller
Atif Yusuf
Information Security Officer, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Eric Yablonka
CIO, Stanford Health Care
Michael Zachman
CSO, Zebra Technologies

Partners

We partner with leading global enterprises and industry experts to assess and deliver opportunities for our portfolio companies