Raffi Kesten

Chief Business Officer at Radware Ltd.

Raffi Kesten

Raffi Kesten

Chief Business Officer at Radware Ltd.

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Cisco's Service Provider Video Software Solutions Business
NDS Group Holdings Ltd.

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8

Birthday

1954

Age

67

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Partner & Chief Technology Officer, Jvp Media Labs at Jerusalem Venture Partners

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Founder at Earnix Ltd.

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Managing Partner at Jerusalem Venture Partners

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Founder at Jerusalem Venture Partners

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Former Executive Chairman at Leadspace, Inc.

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Chief Executive Officer & Director at Earnix Ltd.

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General Partner at Vintage Ventures Management Ltd.

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Partner at Jerusalem Venture Partners

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Partner at Cybercloud Ventures

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Managing Partner at Cabaret Security Ltd.

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Raffi Kesten
Chief Business Officer at Radware Ltd.
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Ben-Gurion University of the Negev is one of Israel’s leading research universities and among the world leaders in many fields. It has around 20,000 students and 4,000 faculty members in the Faculties of Engineering Sciences; Health Sciences; Natural Sciences; the Pinchas Sapir Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences; the Guilford Glazer Faculty of Business and Management; the Joyce and Irving Goldman School of Medicine; the Kreitman School of Advanced Graduate Studies; and the Albert Katz International School for Desert Studies. More than 100,000 alumni play important roles in all areas of research and development, industry, health care, the economy, society, culture and education in Israel. The University has three main campuses: The Marcus Family Campus in Beer-Sheva; the research campus at Sede Boqer and the Eilat Campus, and is home to national and multi-disciplinary research institutes: the National Institute for Biotechnology in the Negev; the National Institute of Solar Energy; the Ilse Katz Institute for Nanoscale Science and Technology; the Jacob Blaustein Institutes for Desert Research; the Ben-Gurion Research Institute for the Study of Israel & Zionism, and Heksherim - The Research Institute for Jewish and Israeli Literature and Culture.

Career History
Chief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President
1996 - 2006

NDS Group Holdings is a leading global provider of end-to-end software solutions to the pay-television industry. They supply pay-TV operators with core software systems that enable them to deliver a differentiated viewing experience to their subscribers anytime, anywhere and on any device while ensuring that only paying viewers receive content. Based on market share information derived from 2011 Screen Digest data, over one-third of the world's digital pay-TV households rely on its technologies to discover, navigate or interact with content.They believe their business is benefiting from the rapid technological and consumer shifts in the video content ecosystem. The increased availability and variety of digital content, together with the enhanced mobility and proliferation of internet-connectable devices such as connected-TVs, tablets and smart phones and progressively lower consumer electronic equipment costs, are transforming consumer demand for digital content.In the evolving digitally-connected world, the fundamental requirements of content security, as well as improved functionality and convenience, are critical to the growth of the pay-TV industry. They believe these factors present significant opportunities for them in both developed and emerging markets. They further believe they are well positioned to benefit from these trends given its sophisticated software solutions, end-to-end capabilities, proven security track record and its ability to deliver complex system integration services.

Chief Operating Officer & Senior Vice President
1996 - 2012

NDS Group Ltd. manufactures and distributes video and content security software. It offers end-to-end and modular solutions as well as technology support services. The company was founded on 26th, September 1985 and is headquartered in Cardiff, the United Kingdom.

Vice President & General Manager
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Board Member
2015 - Current

Earnix Ltd. provides integrated pricing and customer analytics solutions for banking and insurance industries. Its Earnix Integrated Pricing and Customer Analytics software combines predictive analytics and patented optimization technology, empowering financial services companies to predict customer behavior and analyze its impact on business performance. The firm operates through its offices located in London, Mumbai, Ramat Gan and Westport. The company was founded in 2001 by Sammy Krikler and Jonathan Cheifetz and is headquartered in Ramat Gan, Israel.

Board Member
Current

Leadspace, Inc. develops an internet search engine based on semantic technologies. It offers audience management platform that enables users to search, save and organize, retrieve and use, and share the information. The company was founded by Amnon Mishor and Yaron Karasik in 2007 and is headquartered in San Francisco, CA.

Director
Current

Celeno Communications (Israel) Ltd. operates as a semiconductor company which develops components and subsystems for Wi-Fi systems and networks. It provides Wi-Fi chips and software for HD multimedia and entertainment home networking applications. The company was founded by Gilad Rozen in 2005 and is headquartered in Raanana, Israel.

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CyberArk Software Ltd. issued USD Ordinary Shares

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CyberArk Software Ltd. issued USD Ordinary Shares

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CyberArk Software Ltd. engages in the development, marketing, and sale of access security software solutions. Its products include core privileged access security, CyberArk Alero, application access manager, endpoint privilege manager, and CyberArk privilege cloud. The company was founded by Udi Mokady and Alon Cohen in 1999 and is headquartered in Petah Tikva, Israel.

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