Nozomi Networks is the leader in Industrial Control System (ICS) cybersecurity, with the most comprehensive platform to deliver real-time cybersecurity and operational visibility.
Since 2013 the company has innovated the use of machine learning and artificial intelligence to secure critical infrastructure operations.
Amid escalating threats targeting ICS, Nozomi Networks delivers one solution with real-time ICS monitoring, hybrid threat detection, process anomaly detection, industrial network visualization, asset inventory, and vulnerability assessment.
Deployed in the world’s largest industrial installations, customers benefit from advanced cybersecurity, improved operational reliability and enhanced IT/OT integration.
Nozomi Networks Raises $15 Million
Nozomi Networks Takes the Lead in ICS Cybersecurity
Key Customers and Partners
President and Chief Executive OfficerEdgard brings an extensive background in successfully managing and expanding markets for both start-ups and established technology companies to his role as CEO. Previously he was Vice President of Product Management and Marketing for Imperva, where he led teams that made the company’s web and data security products leaders in their space. Prior to that he was a key executive at storage companies Data Domain and EMC.
Focused on developing Nozomi’s global business, Edgard’s tremendous passion, energy, vision and drive-to-win is being brought to bear on guiding Nozomi to its next stage of development. Edgard has a MBA from the University of California at Berkeley and a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Electrical Engineering from Vanderbilt University.
Founder and Chief Product OfficerAndrea is an expert and international leader in industrial network security, artificial intelligence and machine learning. He co-founded Nozomi Networks in 2013 with the goal of delivering a next generation cybersecurity and operational visibility solution for industrial control networks.
As Chief Product Officer Andrea defines the vision for Nozomi’s products and is the voice of the customer within the organization. In this role he draws on his real-world experience as a senior security engineer with Eni, a multinational oil and gas company, as well as his academic research.
With a passion for cybersecurity that began in high school, Andrea went on to study the unique challenges of securing industrial control systems. His Ph.D. in Computer Science from Università degli Studi dell’Insubria focused on developing software that detected intrusions to critical infrastructure control systems. His Masters in Computer Science from the same institution involved creating malware designed to take advantage of the lack of security in some SCADA protocols and analyzing the consequences.
Andrea has published a number of academic papers, including one describing an early example of malware targeting SCADA systems.
Founder and Chief Technical OfficerMoreno earned a Ph.D. in artificial intelligence and brings a wealth of experience in building intelligent, self-adaptive systems to the company.
As the manager of Nozomi’s software development team, Moreno approaches his work with a love for coaching others and a high focus on product quality and flexibility. He previously worked at 7Pixel (formerly part of Ricardo.ch AG) as technical manager of the development teams and technical advisor to the CTO.
An active member of the IEC TC57 WG15 subcommittee, Moreno is contributing to improving the cybersecurity of power systems. In particular, in this group he is addressing the monitoring aspects of end-to-end encrypted industrial communications.
Chief Marketing OfficerKim delivers deep knowledge of our market with over a decade of industrial cybersecurity marketing. She shares the company’s mission of arming critical infrastructure organization against global threats.
As a proven marketing leader, Kim thrives on the challenge of transforming technology innovators into market leaders. Prior to joining the Nozomi Networks executive team, Kim served as Vice President of Marketing for Industrial Defender, a pioneer of industrial control system cybersecurity that was acquired by Lockheed Martin. As an early proponent of cybersecurity technologies, she’s held senior marketing roles with Symantec, Core Security, and Cybereason.
Kim holds a B.S. in Industrial Management from Carnegie Mellon University and an M.B.A from Nijenrode, The Netherlands School of Business.
VP – Alliances & Business DevelopmentChet brings passion – along with the wisdom of extensive industrial-sector experience and a win-win approach – to the development and leadership of alliances, partnerships and channels for Nozomi Networks.
Prior to Nozomi Networks, he directed sales, business development and marketing teams at Cisco Systems to achieve worldwide market leadership for industrial networking within the manufacturing sector.
Chet previously led growth, share and profitability for P&Ls within GE’s industrial, power, lighting and controls businesses. At GE, he was recognized by peers for outstanding manufacturing technology leadership and value chain management excellence.
Chet has earned a Master’s from Virginia Tech and a Bachelor’s in Mechanical Engineering from Clemson University.
Investors in Nozomi Networks include
Networks on Raising $15M
in Series B Financing
“Nozomi Networks has emerged as the leader in securing industrial control systems”
Introducing Nozomi Networks:
Next-Generation Cybersecurity for Energy and Industrial Infrastructure
“It is the team’s customer focus that drove home the conviction for our investment”
from Cyber Attacks
“Nozomi Networks has been on a tear, beating all targets for 2017 customer growth”
Meet our Newest Board Member
Venture Partner, Invenergy Future FundJohn brings a unique combination of expertise to his role as a Nozomi Networks board member. This includes finance, investing and executive responsibility at a high-growth online energy marketplace start-up.
John was previously with the Kleiner Perkins Caufield & the Byers’ Green Growth fund, where he focused on platform investments at the intersection of technology and energy.
About Invenergy Future Fund
Invenergy Future Fund invests in companies and people that are defining the future of energy.
“Nozomi Networks’ superior technology and team have made them the market leader in securing energy and other critical infrastructure industries from escalating cyber threats. We are proud to accelerate Nozomi Networks’ efforts to ensure that the future of energy is secure.” Learn More
“While the Nozomi Networks product is industry-leading, it is the team’s customer focus that drove home the conviction for our investment. The company has an excellent reputation working with customers to understand their specific requirements and then delivering incremental protocols and bespoke configurations in record time, enabled by the agility of Nozomi Networks’ software.” Learn More
Managing Partner, GGV CapitalGlenn has been a venture capitalist for 20 years, the last eleven with GGV Capital. He brings his love of working with startup and growing companies and serving as a trusted advisor to entrepreneurs to the Board of Directors of Nozomi Networks.
Glenn has been an investor or board member with many high profile start-ups including Slack, Airbnb, AlienVault, Synack, Opendoor, HashiCorp and Domo.
“Nozomi has emerged as the leader in securing critical infrastructure industrial control systems (ICS), and since GGV co-led the company’s Series A financing in October 2016, progress has been nothing short of remarkable. Highlighting Nozomi’s spectacular results over the past year have been customer acquisition, product development and partnerships.” Learn More
About GGV Capital
GGV Capital is a venture capital firm founded in 2000 with the unique idea to have one team investing in both the U.S. and China. The company has $3.8 billion under management across 8 funds. For more information visit the website or follow @GGVCapital.
Partner, Lux CapitalBilal has been investing in technology start-ups for more than 15 years. His area of focus is investing in “deep tech” and “big ideas”.
Bilal’s investments include Evolv Technologies (physical security), Locoroll (Connected Devices), Orbital Insight (machine learning & big data analytics), Deep Sentinel (artificial intelligence), and others.
“As a Board member I have been able to observe Nozomi’s rapid growth closely. The company has been on a tear, beating all targets for 2017 revenue and customer growth, while innovating fast to stay far ahead of their competitors.” Learn More
About Lux Capital
Lux Capital is a venture firm based in New York City and Silicon Valley investing in counter-conventional, seed and early stage science and technology ventures. The firm manages $700 million in assets across four funds. For more information visit the website or follow @Lux_Capital.
Giovanni Canetta Roeder
Chief Investment Officer, Planven InvestmentsGiovanni is CEO and Chief Investment Officer of Planven Investments. Previously he was the Senior Advisor and General Manager in charge of restructuring M&C, a listed investment company controlled by Planven Investments.
Giovanni has many years of experience leading industrial companies in transition and in investment banking for Merrill Lynch, Crédit Agricole and UBS Investment Banking.
About Planven Investments
Planven Investments, based in Lugano (Switzerland), and the family office of Mr. Carlo De Benedetti, invests globally in innovative and high growth companies providing capital and resources to support their business expansion.