David Yaches, Co-Founder

David has 17+ years of technology industry experience. Currently, David is the Head of Operations & Strategy for the Cyber Security business unit at Stroz Friedberg, an Aon company located in NYC. David was previously Head of Corporate Development at Stroz Friedberg where he led the firm’s mergers & acqusitions and strategic alliances. David previously was VP of Corporate Development at SmartBear Software, a software testing and monitoring company, and before that he was Director at Innovation Advisors, a boutique technology investment bank in NYC.

David started his career at Broadview International (n.k.a. Jefferies) after graduating with a B.A. in International Relations from the University of Pennsylvania. David has worked with past non-profits including Friends of the Israeli Defense Forces (FIDF) and All Hands Volunteers. David helped co-found ReMission Foundation to help support innovation in cancer research that aims to find new ways to treat and even cure cancer.

David lives in Rye Brook NY with his wife Jenna, and two children Emma and Samuel. David is a lover of all things Apple and an avid golfer.