Avi Chesla is Founder and CTO at empow. Avi is a recognized leader in the internet security arena internationally, with expertise in product strategy, cybersecurity, network behavioral analysis, expert systems and software-defined networking. Prior to empow, Avi was CTO and VP of Security Products at Radware, where he was responsible for defining, leading and executing the company’s strategic technology roadmap and vision, including the foundation and management of Radware’s Security Division, a provider of cyberattack mitigation solutions. Avi’s views on industry trends and best practices have been featured in articles and white papers and on the conference speaking circuit. He has earned more than 25 patents in the arena of cybersecurity solutions.