Meet nsKnox

nsKnox is a cyber-fintech company focused on Corporate Payment Security, founded and led by Alon Cohen, Founder & former CEO of CyberArk (NASDAQ: CYBR). nsKnox solutions protect corporations and banks against cyber-fraud carried out by insiders or outsiders, preventing significant financial losses and reputational damage.

Leveraging its groundbreaking Cooperative Cyber Security™ (CCS) technology to combine the cyber strength of multiple organizations, nsKnox solutions detect and prevent finance & ops infrastructure attacks, social engineering, business email compromise (BEC) and other Advanced Persistent Fraud attacks.

Backed by Microsoft Ventures, Viola Ventures and IDB Bank, nsKnox is based in New York, London and Tel Aviv.

Our Mission

We live in an age in which cyberthreats are becoming more sophisticated than ever, resulting in unprecedented financial damages to organizations’ finances and the security of nations.

At nsKnox we realized that the only way to combat these threats is to create a cooperative line of defense for protection that is impenetrable.

This is why it is our mission to provide cyberfraud protection that combines the cybersecurity capabilities of multiple, secured organizations and networks, delivering protection that is profoundly more robust than ever.


nsKnox is led by a team of seasoned executives who bring extensive experience and domain expertise in pioneering game-changing cybersecurity and fintech solutions and bringing them to commercial success.

Alon Cohen Founder, Chairman & CEO

Alon Cohen on LinkedinPrior to nsKnox, Alon founded and served as the CEO and Chairman of CyberArk, which went public on NASDAQ in 2014, and which continues to be one of the most significant firms in the industry.

Alon also served as the Chairman and CEO of FilesX Inc., which was sold to IBM in 2008.

As a leading serial entrepreneur, he recently founded Muvix Media Company and Intezer, two technology companies.

Ofer Brown GM Israel & APAC

Ofer Brown on LinkedinLeveraging over 20 years of global experience in the telecommunications, fintech, and banking sectors, Ofer currently serves as the COO of nsKnox.

Prior to joining the company, Ofer serviced as SVP, Head of Program Management APAC for Fundtech, which was acquired by D+H, and is now Finastra. In this role, Ofer was responsible for the company’s expansion into the Asia Pacific region. During his 10 year at Fundtech, he held multiple executive positions, including Vice President of R&D for global banks.

Prior to Fundtech, Ofer held leadership roles in the R&D department at Amdocs, a leading telecoms services provider.

Ofer holds an MBA in Finance and Information Technology from the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and a BA in Economics from Ben Gurion University.

Allen Shiber CTO

Ilan Shiber on Linkedin

Allen is a recognized expert in the fields of virtualization, cloud computing, cybersecurity, and operating systems. He honed his management skills as Senior Development Manager at global companies including HP and Symantec.

Allen’s combination of a deep technical proficiency and focused leadership experience are at the center of nsKnox’s success in developing the most secure and effective payment protection solutions available today.

Allen began his career in cybersecurity within an elite technology unit of the Israel Defense Forces, and holds a BSc. in mathematics and computer science from Bar-Ilan University, having graduated with honors.

Nithai Barzam COO

Nithai Barzam on LinkedinNithai is a seasoned executive with over three decades of proven management, international business development, and operational experience in both private and public companies.

Before joining nsKnox he served as the CEO of Muvix Media Networks, a technology startup that develops the next generation of live broadcasting. Prior to that he served as a senior executive at AGT International, a billion dollar leader in providing IoT, analytics, and social media solutions for smart cities, connected businesses, and media.

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