About Us

Is your business really secured?

While most businesses are getting less-than-average protection from cyber threats, Armour Cybersecurity’s holistic approach to  business needs ensures that the critical assets are protected in a cost-effective manner. We are a Canadian cybersecurity company that provides a wide range of services and advanced technological solutions to customers around the globe. We are passionate about  providing unrivalled services with outstanding results—and  we leverage only the most innovative technologies that will become the standard of tomorrow.

Management Team

Gilad Perry

 

 

Gilad is a forward-thinking executive with 20 years of experience in enterprise-wide information technology. He brings a background of consulting, delivery, and sales, which he used to build skilled services organizations and deliver complex, multi-million-dollar projects at companies like KPMG and Amdocs—including managing large-scale Canadian cybersecurity initiatives.  

Gilad is always happiest with a paddle, bow, or power tool in hand. And he likes to do the heavy lifting— at CrossFit and for his clients.

Gilad Perry

Co-Founder
David Chernitzky

 

 

David brings 20 years of experience and dedication to Armour Cybersecurity. He served as an officer in the elite technology unit of the Israeli Defense Forces intelligence corps for 12 years, with a deep focus on cybersecurity. He has also held subsequent leadership and operational roles in Canada, Europe, and around the globe at companies like Amdocs and NCR. 

David’s passion and no-nonsense approach has helped him earn his clients’ respect, a black belt in Okinawan Goju-Ryu karate, and countless extra miles on his road bike. 

David Chernitzky

Co-Founder

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Nelson Wang

Nelson is a leader with over 28 years of international experience in Information and Communication Technology. He took several leadership positions ranging from Head of R&D, Head of BU and Regional VP in several multinationals corporations like, Siemens, Nokia and Amdocs across different regions in Europe, Latin America and North America. He managed large & complex contracts with +1 Billion dollar value and managed organizations of more than 8000 people. Mr. Wang is an engineer with an International Executive MBA, and passionate about people, innovation and technology and like to engage in social causes. He is Board Member and Treasury Director of a Non-for-Profit Organization to empower Women in Midia. Nelson is practicing Kung-Fu with the Shaolin Temple Masters from China and qualified to be part of Team USA in the USA Wushu and Kung-Fu federation in 2017, VA team. He practice Kundalini Yoga and his spiritual name is Dass Premdev Singh. He is currently based in Mexico City, where he is enjoying the people and culture of the Country.

Nelson Wang

General Manager Latin America & Caribbeans

Team Members

Cat Coode

An engineer and software architect, Cat Coode has spent two decades working at tech companies in roles from software developer to senior management. In 2013, Cat recognized the need for people to better understand the importance of their digital data and how to keep it safe. Combining her love for teaching and her background in tech, Cat launched Binary Tattoo. Binary for all things digital, and Tattoo for the permanence of what we put online.

These days Cat specializes in guiding companies through their global privacy regulation compliance such as GDPR, PIPEDA, CCPA, HIPAA, LGPD. She is  certified in Canadian Privacy Law from the International Association of Privacy Professionals and is a member of the Standards Council of Canada committee on the Global Data Protection Regulation.  You may see Cat professionally speaking at conferences  and conducting privacy training to corporations.

Cat is happiest in deep nature or hiking up a mountain. But always willing to go the distance for her clients.

Cat Coode

Privacy & Regulations Sr. Consultant
Oren Hadar

Oren is a cybersecurity methodology expert with more than 15 years of GRC experience.

For many years Oren was a senior member of the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) cyber defense doctrine development unit. His work shaped many security processes within the IDF, governmental bodies and commercial entities.

Oren has global experience with Fortune 500 companies, enterprises, SMB’s and walking through startups in developing, designing and implementing IT and security processes.

His tagline is “ govern your security, while protecting what matters”.

Oren’s passion for bridging between security teams and business line managers makes him a trusted advisor.

Oren was a professional basketball player and on his free time, he plays and coaches his son and friends.

Oren Hadar

Methodology and GRC, Sr. Consultant
Dima Shaposhnykov

Dima is a cybersecurity operational leader with extensive experience in both IT and Cybersecurity.

He served as a captain in the Israeli C4I unit “Mamram” for 7 years. During his service, he worked and led both IT teams and Security teams to achieve tactical and strategic goals. His approach was always – “Security enables Operation”.

Dima’s dedication and persistence makes him loyal and trusted by the clients.

In his spare time Dima likes to hit the gym, before getting back sitting in front of his computers.

Dima Shaposhnykov

Cybersecurity Consultant

Advisory Board

Amit Meltzer

Amit Meltzer is a technology strategist and evangelist, providing consulting services to investors, hi-tech companies, enterprises and government offices.

Mr. Meltzer consults VCs and investment groups in the fields on cybersecurity open source intelligence, information analytics and other technology areas. He consults utilities, banks and transportation corporations on cyber defense, as well as technology and start-up companies on developing products and solutions (IAI-Elta, Elbit, Cyberbit, AGT, UST Global, Iberdrola and others).

Mr. Meltzer sits on half a dozen advisory boards of companies in the cybersecurity and intelligence sector. He consults additional corporations on cyber resiliency and defense strategies, conducts risk surveys and oversaw several designs of architectures for corporate and national level cyber defense centers in Israel, the U.S. and Singapore.
Mr. Meltzer served for a long time in the intelligence community of the government of Israel.

 

Amit Meltzer

Dan Friedman

Dan Friedman brings 20 years of extensive experience in the fields of cybersecurity and privacy. Dan holds Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/C) and Certified Information Security Auditor (CISA) credentials and as a member of the IEEE Standards Association, High Technology Crime Investigation Association (HTCIA) and former member of NIST Cyber Security Working Group of the Smart Grid Interoperability Panel (SGIP-CSWG), Privacy and Security Architecture Subgroups,  

Mr. Friedman is responsible for overseeing compliance with data privacy and cybersecurity laws throughout the Americas and Europe and also data protection matters across a range of industries and entities. He is also a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) where he served on its Canadian Advisory Board and Certification Advisory Board.

Dan Friedman

GLOBAL COVERAGE

Armour cybersecurity is headquartered in Toronto, Ontario, Canada with global affiliation in the United States and Israel. Our team is available to provide support across all time zones.