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Michael ShaulovFireblocks

Michael Shaulov

CEO

Michael Shaulov is the CEO and co-founder of Fireblocks, a secure digital asset infrastructure company. Prior to Fireblocks, he co-founded Lacoon Mobile Security, which was acquired by Check Point, and was then appointed the Head of Products, Mobile and Cloud Security for Check Point.

Michael is a serial cybersecurity entrepreneur and investor. He is also a recognized industry speaker, delivering talks at RSA Conference, BlackHat and Infosec. Before his commercial endeavors, Michael pioneered the mobile security field in an elite military technological unit (8200), where he received the Israeli Presidential Excellency Honor for his contributions. He holds a BSc in Computer Sciences and Physics from Ben-Gurion University, Israel.

About

Fireblocks

Fireblocks’ mission is to enable every business to easily store and secure digital assets and cryptocurrencies. Institutions use Fireblocks' software and APIs to manage treasury operations, access DeFi investments, mint & burn tokens, and custody their digital asset operations. Fireblocks is committed to digital asset security where  customer and investor funds are protected from cyber-attacks, internal collusion, and human error. They use a multi-layer technology that combines tMPC cryptography. Their services allow for instantaneous settlement where customers can move and settle assets 24/7 using an institutional asset transfer network. Fireblocks also offers customers an insurance policy that covers assets in storage, transfer, and E&O. The firm has roughly300 employees stationed in offices in the US, Israel, UK, Singapore, France, Hong Kong, Germany, and Switzerland.