CYE is an Israel-based global cybersecurity leader that helps its clients reclaim control of their cyber defense by mimicking real-world attacks on their digital infrastructure and developing optimized risk prioritization and mitigation plans – Making today’s societies and digital environments a safer place.

Founded in 2012 and headquartered in Tel Aviv, Israel with offices in Europe and the US, CYE serves as trusted advisor to medium-sized and Fortune 500 companies around the globe.

CYE supports its clients in building a more robust cybersecurity posture with cutting-edge AI and machine learning technology, coupled with professional services from world-leading cybersecurity experts.

The Company provides an automated and continuous approach to cyber assessments / penetration testing, geared towards optimized mitigation plans, enabling security leaders to identify business assets at risk, prioritize them based on critical business impact, and execute cost-effective remediation projects for optimal risk prevention.


Market Trends and Drivers

The world of cybersecurity threats is changing rapidly with attacks growing in complexity, sophistication, frequency, as well as financial and reputational damages caused, making continuous penetration testing a prerequisite for a robust cybersecurity posture. As digital infrastructures continue their transition to the cloud and gain complexity, the importance of penetration testing will only increase going forward, placing CYE in an excellent position to capture significant market growth.

Investment Potential

EQT aims to reinforce CYE’s major societal contribution by helping the Company grow its global customer base, accelerate go-to-market investments, invest in product extensions across critical cybersecurity verticals, and drive consolidation of the fragmented cybersecurity space.

Societal contribution

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Board of Directors

Florian Funk Board member
Petter Weiderholm Board member
Franck Cohen Chairperson
Ann Johnson Board member
John Negron Board member
Reuven Aronashvili Board member


Reuven Aronashvili Founder & CEO
Noy Saban CFO