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Management Team

The Skybox Security Management team is filled with seasoned executive with proven track records. They have proven track records in building successful companies, developing  new technologies, and bringing innovative solutions to the global marketplace.

Gidi Cohen, Chief Executive Officer and Founder

Gidi Cohen, Chief Executive Officer and Founder

Gidi Cohen co-founded Skybox in 2002 and has guided the company’s vision and development as the leader in cyber security solutions for risk and compliance management. He is a popular speaker at industry conferences, demonstrating how Skybox solutions use risk modeling, network analysis, and attack simulation as practical cyber security tools to predict and prevent potential cyber threats. Gidi holds Bachelors of Science and Master of Science degrees in Computer Sciences and Mathematics.

Michelle Johnson Cobb, Vice President, Worldwide Marketing

Michelle Johnson Cobb, Vice President, Worldwide Marketing

Michelle Johnson Cobb is a technology marketing leader with a passion for driving success for emerging products. Prior to working at Skybox Security, Michelle held executive marketing roles in computer security, networking, and enterprise software companies, including Asempra Technologies, McAfee, Tumbleweed Communications, and several startups. Cobb holds an MBA and a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science.

Paul Farr, Vice President, Business Development

Paul Farr, Vice President, Business Development

Paul Farr, Vice President of Business Development, specializes in implementing predictable corporate growth through strategic sales and development partnerships. He brings more than 25 years of experience spanning executive leadership roles in the marketing, sales, and engineering organizations for high technology firms including BMC Software, Netformx, Identify Software, Network Associates, Network General, and AIM Technology. Farr has served on the boards of Netformx and Mainsoft/Harmon.ie. He holds a BSE in Computer Science.

Stewart Fox, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales

Stewart Fox, Executive Vice President, Worldwide Sales

Stewart Fox, Executive Vice President of Worldwide Sales, brings to Skybox over 20 years of technology sales experience in building and motivating sales teams, driving revenue and building strong relationships with both partners and customers.  He has had repeated success in the worldwide development and expansion of both enterprise and government sales through direct and indirect channels.  Prior to Skybox, Stewart lead the sales team to two years of explosive growth at IronKey,  a leader in authentication, encryption and identity management.  He has held executive sales leadership roles at both private and public companies including AirMagnet, Network Associates, Network General and SCO.

Lior Barak, Chief Financial Officer

Lior Barak, Chief Financial Officer

Lior Barak is a financial executive with over 13 years of experience in global financial management, mergers and acquisitions, strategic planning, and business operations. At Skybox Security, Lior is responsible for finance, legal, and HR administration. Prior to Skybox, Lior worked as VP of Finance for PureWave Networks and for Alvarion, Inc. Lior holds a BA in Economics and an MBA in Finance.

Moshe Raab, Vice President, Research and Development

Moshe Raab, Vice President, Research and Development

Moshe Raab, Vice President, Research and Development, has over 20 years of experience in software development and is a key component of the Skybox innovative spirit. Moshe joined Skybox in 2003, as Director of Product Management. Prior to joining Skybox Security, Moshe led R&D at Guardium, an IBM company. He also and managed software projects at Log-on Software. Moshe holds both a Master of Business Administration and a Bachelor of Arts in Economics and Computer Science. 

Ravid Circus, Vice President, Professional Services

Ravid Circus, Vice President, Professional Services

Ravid Circus has over 11 years of experience in the IT security and risk assessment industry. As Vice President of Professional Services at Skybox, Ravid is in a pivotal role for Skybox with his leadership of the Professional Services group. Ravid has helped to develop and deploy automated change management processes in major corporations all over the world. Prior to Skybox Security, he worked for Comsec as an information security consultant. Ravid received both his MBA and BSc in Computer Science.

Justin Coker, Vice President, Sales EMEA

Justin Coker, Vice President, Sales EMEA

Responsible for Europe, Middle Eastand Africa markets. Justin Coker has over 15 years of software sales and management experience with the last 12 years spent in the IT security sector. Prior to joining Skybox Security in 2005, Justin managed Symantec's UK Retail Finance Sector. Coker holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Studies.

Avi Corfas, Vice President, Sales Asia-Pacific and Latin America

Avi Corfas, Vice President, Sales Asia-Pacific and Latin America

Responsible for Asia-Pacific and Latin America markets, Avi Corfas has more than 30 years of software sales and management experience. Prior to joining Skybox Security, Corfas was Executive Vice President (Europe, Middle East & Africa) at @stake, a leading information security consulting company. Corfas is a former chairman of EEMA, the European association for e-identity and security. Corfas holds an EMBA degree.

Skybox Security's Vice President North American Sales, Gary Fischer

Gary Fischer, Vice President North American Sales

Responsible for sales in North America Gary Fischer has over 20 years of sales and management experience in the security software vertical. Prior to joining Skybox Security in 2011, Gary held senior sales and management positions at IBM, Intellitactics, iDefense, Spearhead and CyberGuard. Fischer holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration.