Guy Golan

CEO
Performanta

Guy Golan is the CEO and co-founder of the Performanta Group, an established global Cyber Security organisation, enabling customers to do business safely. Golan was appointed in 2011, and has masterfully driven global expansion for the group to provide the Cyber Security Operations Centre (CSOC) and Managed Security Services (MSS) across Africa, APAC, Europe and North America, with a pioneering and practical Security Consulting approach. With over 17 years in the security industry, including 6 years as MD of NGS successfully positioning the organisation as a leader in Insider threats, Data Loss Prevention, Information Security and related services, Golan went on to join Performanta initially as MD of Technologies in 2010. Prior to this Golan was the Business Development Director at the LR Group, and Marketing and Business Development Director for IAI, creating business opportunities and increasing revenues with multi-million dollar deals in aviation, construction, education and training. Golan focusses on building sustainable and mutually beneficial relationships with both customers and partners, giving him a deep understanding of the ever evolving and dynamic needs of the information security landscape. A highly engaging and sought after speaker, Golan demonstrates his deep experience, knowledge and foresight, showing how to proactively see security issues before they turn into challenges. He leads, motivates, mentors, trains and coaches his teams to put their best foot forward, ensuring the customer remains firmly at the heart of his business. Five words that Guy Golan lives by; Integrity, Trust, Commitment, Passion and Fun…