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
Chief Marketing Officer
Sounil Yu
CISO-in-Residence, YL Ventures
Michael Cortez
Vice President
Naama Ben Dov
Associate
Kirk Manoogian
Associate
Lior Yaari
CTO
Zsofia Boros
Analyst
Dana Harel
Marketing Manager
Sara Behar
Content Specialist
Guy Feinberg
Marketing 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.

Bhavesh Advani
VP, Cybersecurity & Technology Infrastructure Audit, Fidelity Investments
Roota Almeida
CISO, Delta Dental of New Jersey and Connecticut
Colin Anderson
Global 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
Former CISO, Blackhawk Network
Ben de Bont
CISO, ServiceNow
Shawn M. Bowen
Global Head of IT Security & Compliance (CISO), Restaurant Brands International
Tomasz Chowanski
CISO, Head of Information Security, Reynolds Consumer Products
Edna Conway
VP & GM, Global Security, Risk & Compliance, Cloud Supply Chain, Microsoft
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
Justinian Fortenberry
CISO, Grubhub Holdings Inc.
Ryan Fritts
VP, Technology and product security, CISO, ADT
Satish Gannu
CSO & SVP, Architecture & Analytics, ABB Digital, ABB
Rob Geurtsen
Deputy ISO, Nike
Al Ghous
CSO, ServiceMax (Co-Founder, SVCI – Silicon Valley CISO Investments)
Ken Gonzalez
Managing Director, NightDragon Security
Craig Goodwin
CISO (DTS) and Chief Trust & Risk Officer, Fujitsu
Douglas Graham
Chief Security & Privacy Officer (CSO, CISO, CPO), Lionbridge
Jay Gonzales
CISO & CSO, Samsung Semiconductor
Shruti Gupta
CISO, Director Of Engineering, Brex
Ryan Gurney
Head of Security (Looker), Google
Renee Guttmann
CISO, Campbell Soup Company
Roger Hale
Chief Security Officer, BigID
Stacey Halota
VP Information Security & Privacy, Graham Holdings Company
David Hannigan
Head of Security, Spotify
Lakshmi Hanspal
Global CISO, Box
Moriah Hara
Virtual CISO & Security Advisor Consulting, Founder, Vigilance Cyber Security
Chris Hatter
CISO, Nielsen
Andreas Haugsnes
Director of Security, Unity Technologies
Andy Heins
VP, CISO, LifePoint Health
Chris Houlder
Former CISO, Clarivate Analytics
Dawn-Marie Hutchinson
Security Transformation Executive, GSK
Brian Johnson
Co-Founder & General Partner, Crucyble
Shaun Khalfan
VP, CISO, Freddie Mac
Yaron Levi
CISO, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Stan Lowe
Global CISO, Zscaler
George Kurtz
President / CEO & Founder, CrowdStrike
Ricardo Lafosse
CISO, The Kraft Heinz Company
Kurt Lieber
VP, CISO, Aetna
Brian Lozada
Security Leader, HBO Max, WarnerMedia
Adrian Ludwig
CISO, Atlassian
Philip Martin
CISO at Coinbase & Custody Trust Company
Marcos Marrero
CISO, H.I.G. Capital
Tim Mather
Partner, Fortium Partners
Andre McGregor
CSO, Namely
Michael Meli
CISO, Managing Director Senior Advisor, Bank Julius Baer
Ahsan Mir
Co-Founder & CEO, Rapticore
Tammy Moskites
CEO & Founder, CyAlliance
Richard Noguera
VP, Customer Success, vArmour
Kevin Paige
CISO, Flexport
Pritesh Parekh
Chief Trust Officer, VP of Engineering, Virtustream
Pavi Ramamurthy
CISO, Upstart
Karthik Rangarajan
Security Lead, Robinhood
Billy Rios
Founder, WhiteScope
Richard Rushing
CISO, Motorola Mobility
Sherry Ryan
VP, CISO, Juniper Networks
Manish Sarin
Chief Financial Officer, Exabeam
Bradley Schaufenbuel
VP, CISO, Paychex
Amichai Shulman
Co-Founder & Former CTO, Imperva
Caleb Sima
VP Information Security, Databricks
Bobby Singh
CISO & CTO, TMX Group
Justin Somaini
CSO, Unity Technologies
Josh Stabiner
CISO, General Atlantic
John Sullivan
Global Chief Security & Resiliency Officer, Boston Scientific
Michael Sutton
Founder, StoneMill Ventures (Former CISO, Zscaler)
Talha Tariq
VP & CSO, HashiCorp
Patricia Titus
Chief Privacy & Information Security Officer, Markel Corporation
Jeff Trudeau
CISO, Chime
David Tsao
VP Security Engineering, Marqeta
Maarten Van Horenbeeck
CISO, Zendesk
Todd Weber
CTO – Americas, Optiv
Linda White
Former Director of Cyber Security, UiPath
Gregory Wilson
CISO, Pioneer Natural Resources
Chris Wolski
Information Security Officer (CISO-Director), Port Houston
Elwin Wong
Group VP & CISO, Ross Stores, Inc.
Eric Yablonka
CIO, Stanford Health Care
Sounil Yu
Former Chief Security Scientist, Bank of America
Atif Yusuf
Information Security Officer, Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Michael Zachman
CSO, Zebra Technologies

Partners

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