General Partner at JVP
With his hands on approach to working with numerous portfolio companies, Yoav sits on the board of several of JVP’s companies. Past exits include CyActive, acquired by PayPal in March 2015. Prior to joining JVP, Yoav headed venture capital consulting business, Altus Media, and ahead of that, spent five years as General Manager/COO and CMO of Exent Technologies. Prior to this, Yoav held executive positions with TeleKnowledge, an innovator in business support systems. Yoav spent six years in the Israeli Air Force, managing mission critical development projects including in the “enterprise” control, command & security space, and is a decorated officer. Yoav holds a B.Sc. in Mathematics (cum laude) and an MS in Computer Science (cum laude) from Tel-Aviv University, as well as an Executive MBA from the Kellogg School of Management’s international program.
NightDragon Security - Advisory & Investments
Ken Gonzalez has been a senior operating executive at technology companies for over 20 years. He has led the strategy and corporate business development functions for Siebel Systems (Oracle), McAfee, Avast and FireEye. During his career, he has completed over 40 acquisitions, 23 of which have been in cybersecurity. He has created, managed, and grown numerous strategic go-to-market partnerships from technology integration to OEM, reseller and two-tier distribution. Prior to joining NightDragon, Ken was Managing Director at ForgePoint Capital. Ken is a graduate of Harvard Business School and the U.S. Military Academy at West Point. He also served in the U.S. Army as an infantry officer with the 82nd Airborne Division and the 75th Ranger Regiment.
CTO & Co-founder
As the CTO of the Source Defense, Hadar brings more than 15 years of varied executive experience, leading teams and developing multiple out of the box solutions. Formerly Chief Solution Architect at LivePerson global sales and alliances team, Hadar’s can-do approach helped to close contracts worth millions of dollars. As a cybersecurity pioneer, he has led projects with industry giants such as Bank of America, Chase, and others.
Dan Dinnar is the CEO of Source Defense. A 20+ years veteran of executive leadership, deal making and strategy in the IT/Security industry. Dan was most recently the Co-founder & COO of Hysolate, a Team8 company. He also was the CEO of HexaTier (formerly GreenSQL), and led the company through its restructuring, growth, financing and acquisition negotiations leading to the sale of HexaTier to Huawei Technologies in December 2016. Dinnar holds a B.A. in Economics and Business from the Technion – Israel Institution of Technology.