4th Annual International Cybersecurity Conference

September 14th-15th, 2014 Smolarz Auditorium, Tel Aviv University, Israel

Amir Orad


Former NICE Actimize CEO, Cyota co-founder, BillGuard board

Amir Orad is a successful CEO, entrepreneur and a big data, cyber security and FinTech thought leader. He is the departing CEO of NICE Actimize the world's largest financial & cyber-crime software market leader protecting billions of transactions at the world's top institutions. For the past 8 years he led Actimize business functions, first as EVP and later as President and CEO. Under his leadership the business grew by orders of magnitude to approximately $200M run rate.
Prior to Actimize, Orad was co-founder (together with Naftali Bennett and others) and EVP Product of Cyota a cyber-security cloud company protecting over 100 million online users, acquired by RSA Security for $145M. Following the acquisition, he was VP Marketing at RSA. Orad is also board member at a number of successful start-up companies such as BillGuard and Foresight-air.
As an industry pioneer, he is a thought leader in the application of big data and analytics in the FinTech and Cyber Security domains and often quoted in publications such as Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, Washington Post, CNBC, BBC etc. He lives in New York and earned his MBA at Columbia University and B.Sc in Computer Science and Management at Tel Aviv University.