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our history

Established in 2013, Cycura is a global firm employing a leading, industry recognized team of security experts. Our expert researchers have worked in varying top-tier sectors and boast comprehensive technical security knowledge. At Cycura we take an offensive approach to security, both creating and implementing break-through technologies. We base all our practices on fundamental security principles, so we can effectively protect what matters most to our customers.

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our leadership team

When developing our team we searched for professionals who exemplify our core values. Experts focused on delivering value for our customers, cultivating their talent and contributing to the industry. We pride ourselves on creating outstanding cyber resilience and hire the best people in the industry to do so. Each member of our team has made significant contributions to cyber security, within a range of government agencies, large software companies and multi-national conglomerates.

ofer cohen

co-founder and managing partner

Ofer has been an inventive entrepreneur since age 13. A forward-thinking executive level entrepreneur with vast experience and knowledge within the fields of cyber security and artificial intelligence. Ofer was a security auditor of an elite cyber unit at the IDF, led large and complex projects and currently serves as advisor and board member at numerous companies.

ofer cohen

co-founder and managing partner

Ofer has been an inventive entrepreneur since age 13. A forward-thinking executive level entrepreneur with vast experience and knowledge within the fields of cyber security and artificial intelligence. Ofer was a security auditor of an elite cyber unit at the IDF, led large and complex projects and currently serves as advisor and board member at numerous companies.

iain paterson

managing director

Iain is a highly skilled information security leader and practitioner with more than 15 years of experience in enterprise-wide information technology. Iain holds an MBA with a focus in Leadership and Innovation, and has industry CISSP, CISM and SABSA certifications. A seasoned security practitioner, he brings a true Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) view to every client and engagement.

iain paterson

managing director

Iain is a highly skilled information security leader and practitioner with more than 15 years of experience in enterprise-wide information technology. Iain holds an MBA with a focus in Leadership and Innovation, and has industry CISSP, CISM and SABSA certifications. A seasoned security practitioner, he brings a true Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) view to every client and engagement.

joel erikkson

chief technology officer

Joel operates on a different level than most CTOs. He has a profound knowledge of cyber security and his first instinct is always to delve deeper. He is an award winning and globally recognized expert in IT Security for over 20 years. Joel has won several lucrative cyber competitions, spoken at conferences and consulted on many high-calibur projects, receiving endorsements from people such as John C Inglis, former deputy director at the NSA.

joel erikkson

chief technology officer

Joel operates on a different level than most CTOs. He has a profound knowledge of cyber security and his first instinct is always to delve deeper. He is an award winning and globally recognized expert in IT Security for over 20 years. Joel has won several lucrative cyber competitions, spoken at conferences and consulted on many high-calibur projects, receiving endorsements from people such as John C Inglis, former deputy director at the NSA.

roy firestein

chief product officer

Roy is a strategist, seasoned hacker and expert in cyber security business development and project management. He has a background in security, programming, research, management, marketing, sales and a unique ability to manage multi-disciplinary projects while navigating complex cyber challenges. Roy's passion lies in Big Data and Machine Learning, especially when applied to cyber security. As a multi-linguist of technology-driven business, he speaks fluent geek, marketer, designer, salesperson and investor.

roy firestein

chief product officer

Roy is a strategist, seasoned hacker and expert in cyber security business development and project management. He has a background in security, programming, research, management, marketing, sales and a unique ability to manage multi-disciplinary projects while navigating complex cyber challenges. Roy's passion lies in Big Data and Machine Learning, especially when applied to cyber security. As a multi-linguist of technology-driven business, he speaks fluent geek, marketer, designer, salesperson and investor.

leonardo mangelli

Security Services Director

Leonardo has been working for more than 15+ years leading all technical and business aspects for well established and start-up companies, including IT Security products and services. He has published articles and taught Security Specialization at a federal institutional level. He holds designations from leading IT and IT Security governing bodies including PMI, ISC2, SANS, and ISACA. As well as a Masters degree in Business Management.

leonardo mangelli

Security Services Director

Leonardo has been working for more than 15+ years leading all technical and business aspects for well established and start-up companies, including IT Security products and services. He has published articles and taught Security Specialization at a federal institutional level. He holds designations from leading IT and IT Security governing bodies including PMI, ISC2, SANS, and ISACA. As well as a Masters degree in Business Management.

noah kroloff

Advisor

Noah Kroloff supports clients on a broad range of matters including homeland and national security policy, crisis and consequence management, government relations and market entrance. Noah spent nearly two decades in public service, serving in leadership positions in state and federal government, including Chief of Staff of the US Department of Homeland Security from 2009-2013. In that capacity, he oversaw 240,000 employees, a $60 billion budget, 22 federal agencies and was the principal advisor to the Secretary.

noah kroloff

Advisor

Noah Kroloff supports clients on a broad range of matters including homeland and national security policy, crisis and consequence management, government relations and market entrance. Noah spent nearly two decades in public service, serving in leadership positions in state and federal government, including Chief of Staff of the US Department of Homeland Security from 2009-2013. In that capacity, he oversaw 240,000 employees, a $60 billion budget, 22 federal agencies and was the principal advisor to the Secretary.

courtney b spaeth

Advisor

Courtney is a recognized expert in business development and corporate growth. She has extensive experience in the public and private sectors and is a sought after speaker on a broad range of business and leadership issues. In 2000, President Clinton appointed her to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations / Low Intensity Conflict. Previous to this, she served as the Director of Force Health Protection for the Gulf War Illness Task Force in the Department of Defense.

courtney b spaeth

Advisor

Courtney is a recognized expert in business development and corporate growth. She has extensive experience in the public and private sectors and is a sought after speaker on a broad range of business and leadership issues. In 2000, President Clinton appointed her to the Office of the Assistant Secretary of Defense for Special Operations / Low Intensity Conflict. Previous to this, she served as the Director of Force Health Protection for the Gulf War Illness Task Force in the Department of Defense.

get in touch

Our expert team of security researchers can effectively minimize the damage of existing breaches and help prevent future incidents.

General Inquiries
1-647-479-8425

Incident Response
1-844-227-0452

Email
inquiries@cycura.com

Global Coverage

Cycura is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada and has regional offices in Sweden and Israel. Our international team is available to provide assistance in every time zone and location around the globe.

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