For Immediate Release
Meir Nissensohn, Former IBM Israel CEO Appointed Chairman of the Board of ODI
Rosh Ha’ayin, September 25th, 2017 – ODI Ltd., a leading cybersecurity company specializing in data security solutions based on innovative CDR (Content Disarm & Reconstruction) technology, today announced the appointment of Mr. Meir Nissensohn, former CEO of IBM Israel, as Chairman of the company’s board of directors.
Meir has over 40 years’ experience in international business, primarily in IBM Israel. He held various senior management positions in the company in Israel and abroad until his appointment in 1996 as Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board, a position he held until 2012. Meir holds a post-graduate degree in Business Administration (Finance) and an MBA, both from Tel Aviv University, and a BSc in Industrial Engineering and Management from the Technion – Israel Institute of Technology.
“ODI and the board of directors are proud to welcome Meir as Chairman of the Board of ODI,” said Dr. Oren Eytan, Co-CEO of ODI. “Meir is a man of action and a proven leader with strong expertise in a multinational business. His vast experience in the global IT industry is a significant strategic step that will strengthen our company’s position in the cyber security field and be a great asset as ODI expands its global presence” concluded Mr. David Geva ODI’s Co-CEO.
“I am very pleased to join this innovative company at such an important stage of its development,” said Nissensohn. “With ODI’s breakthrough technology and high growth potential, the company is well-positioned to redefine how organizations deal with cyber threats,” he continued.
ODI pioneers, develops and markets advanced Content Disarm and Reconstruct (CDR) solutions for proactive cybersecurity in enterprises of all sizes. ODI’s technology (ODIX) prevents the malware infiltration to organizational networks by removing all malicious code from a wide range of file types. ODI’s solutions are effective against both known and unknown malware.
Headquartered near Tel Aviv, Israel, and privately-held, ODI Security has a strong global presence, with offices in the US and Luxembourg.
For more information, please visit www.odi-x.com.