London Stock Exchange welcomes Team8

Team8, Israel’s most prestigious cybersecurity foundry, develops disruptive technologies that challenge the biggest problems in cybersecurity today. Established in 2014, the company combines strategic thinking with cutting-edge interdisciplinary technological and go-to market capabilities, all run by Israel’s brightest talent from the IDF’s elite intelligence unit, 8200.

The Market Open Ceremony is Team8’s formal announcement of its expansion to the U.K. market alongside the launch of two companies in its portfolio. illusive networks, specializes in deception technology which blankets a company’s entire network with information that deceives attackers. Claroty, secures and optimizes critical industrial infrastructures such as power grids, steel mills, chemical, food and beverage sites and oil refineries.

Nadav Zafrir, CEO of Team8 says, “The UK is one of the most targeted nations for cyber attacks and generates the highest GDP from its digital economy in the G20. We believe cybersecurity should be high on the agenda for every British organization and through this event, we’ll bring together the best minds in order to foster learning, inspiration and provoke conversations that matter.”

Team8 is backed by Microsoft, Cisco, AT&T, Accenture, Nokia, Temasek, Mitsui, Bessemer Venture Partners, Eric Schmidt’s Innovation Endeavors and Marker LLC.