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Yaki Faitelson

Chief Executive Officer, President, Co-founder and Chairman of the Board

Mr. Faitelson is responsible for leading the management, strategic direction and execution of the Varonis vision. With extensive cross-functional experience in storage, networking, operating systems and application software, Mr. Faitelson saw the necessity and opportunity for next generation data management and protection automation. Together, Mr. Faitelson and Mr. Korkus conceived and architected the metadata framework technology that now serves as the foundation for the Varonis Data Governance Suite, and are creators of several patents for permissions visualization, simulation, and data analysis. Under his leadership, the software company has experienced hyper growth, cultivated a worldwide installation base and forged a leading position in the data governance market. Prior to Varonis, Mr. Faitelson held leadership positions in the global professional services and systems integration divisions of NetVision and Network Appliance.