Ofer Maor
Cybersecurity Visionary & Thought Leader. Hacker at Heart, Entrepreneur at Mind. Technologist, Innovator, Founder.
Ofer is a leading technology expert and entrepreneur with over twenty years of experience in information technology and security. In the past two decades, he has helped successful security companies build and deliver technology innovation and products. His responsibilities have ranged from hands on technology research, development, networking, IT and ethical hacking to product building, strategy, marketing and sales, all the way to mergers and acquisitions.
In his current company, Mitiga, Ofer focuses on reshaping how organizations prepare for and deal with breaches during the new era of attacks across cloud, multi-cloud and hybrid-cloud environments.
Over the last few years, he's been part of an exciting journey with Synopsys to become the leader in software security and quality through the acquisition and integration of various leading technologies and solutions in the space. His journey has provided him with a unique point of view into how technologies are built, sold and achieve market domination.
Prior to Synopsys he founded several security technology companies. As founder and CTO of Seeker, now acquired by Synopsys, he's pioneered IAST, the next generation of application security testing technology, currently used by some of the largest organizations in the world to continuously improve their software security. Prior to Seeker, he was the founder and CTO of Hacktics, a world-leading security services group, later acquired by Ernst & Young. He was previously the leader of Imperva's Application Defense Center research group and has also served as the chairman of OWASP Israel and in the OWASP Global membership committee.
Ofer Maor