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Web Summit 2019 - Opening Night

Lior Lamesh

Founder and CEO | GK8

Lior Lamesh is the Co-founder and CEO of GK8, a cybersecurity company that offers a high-security custodian solution for safekeeping and managing digital assets.

Lior earned his expertise in cybersecurity while serving in an elite team that answered directly to the Israeli prime minister’s office in the protection of strategic state assets. Lior’s experience in cyber-attack and cyber-defense equip him to lead and develop GK8’s on-premises hardware and software system that makes hacking private keys and blockchain assets impossible. 

Lior is an active Air-force combat officer, in reserve duty in the Israeli Defence force and holds a BSc. in computer science and MBA, magna cum laude, from BIU.