Ofir Shabtai Shield

Ofir Shabtai

CTO and Co-Founder

Ofir is the CTO and Co-Founder of Shield. He has over 15 years of experience building large scale systems. Prior to Shield, Ofir was Co-Founder and CTO at several start-up companies where he built global engineering teams and was responsible for strategy and execution of real-time systems and big data.

Ofir holds an MBA in Business Management from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem and a BA in Computer Science from IDC Herzliya.

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The first in a series of blog posts dedicated to “the new compliance normal.”

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Enterprise software applications have proven effective at flagging possible noncompliance events. But once a particular exchange is flagged, compliance managers are largely the ones responsible for following through with the necessary investigation.

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Effective compliance requires a 360 approach

During 2018 I was fortunate enough to have been working with financial institutes from all across the globe, and it would be “old news” if I said that RegTech solutions are in higher and higher demand. Regulatory constraints, on the one hand, client expectation for frictionless experiences on the other, and tangible, ever-growing cybersecurity threats that target financial institutes primarily (for a variety of reasons), together make a powerful combination that cannot be ignored.

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