Cognyte Software announces Ron Shvili and Sarit Sagiv to join its Board of Directors

– ISRAEL, Herzliya –  Cognyte Software Ltd. (NASDAQ: CGNT), a global leader in investigative analytics software, today announced the appointments of Ron Shvili and Sarit Sagiv to its Board of Directors effective as of May 1, 2024, to replace Karmit Shilo and Zvika Naggan who will be stepping down at that time.

“We celebrate the arrival of Ron Shvili and Sarit Sagiv and look forward to the new perspectives that they offer our Board. Ron and Sarit bring deep, highly relevant expertise across key disciplines, and we look forward to their contributions as we work to drive Cognyte towards long-term profitable growth,” said Board Chairman, Earl Shanks.

About Ron Shvili

Ron Shvili brings extensive experience as a C-level executive in the telecommunications and financial sectors and serves as a board member, investor, advisor, and mentor for promising startups in the insurtech, fintech, cyber, and AI industries. He was previously EVP and Chief Technology, IT and Innovation Officer at Phoenix Holdings, and CTO of Cellcom. He is also a retired Colonel from the Israeli Defense Force, where he was head of a research division in the DDR&D specializing in the fields of advanced communications, cyber, and AI, and head of the technology center of an elite unit.

About Sarit Sagiv

Sarit Sagiv is an experienced board member and a seasoned executive. She currently serves as a member of the Investments Committee of Phoenix Insurance and as a member of the Board of Directors of Nova Ltd. (Nasdaq and TASE: NVMI) and of OPC Energy Ltd. (TASE: OPCE). She served as General Manager of the Global Business Division at Amdocs. Before this role, she served as CFO of Nice Ltd. and of Retalix Ltd. Sarit also held various other CFO and senior financial positions.

About Cognyte Software Ltd.

Cognyte Software Ltd. is a global leader in investigative analytics software that empowers a variety of government and other organizations with Actionable Intelligence for a Safer World. Our open interface software is designed to help customers accelerate and improve the effectiveness of investigations and decision-making. Hundreds of customers rely on our solutions to accelerate and conduct investigations and derive insights, with which they identify, neutralize, and tackle threats to national security and address different forms of criminal and terror activities.


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