NEW YORK, NEW YORK and TEL AVIV, ISRAEL (June 7, 2021) – BioCatch, the global leader in behavioral biometrics, today announced that Mike Keating has joined the senior leadership team as Chief Revenue Officer. This is the latest in a series of key hires BioCatch has made to bolster its global sales and marketing teams over the past year. The company growth comes as a record number of global financial institutions are turning to BioCatch to help protect their customers from online banking fraud in the midst of an explosion in new and more sophisticated scams, fraud and cybercrime. Mr. Keating, who has over 20 years of industry experience, joins the current executive team leading BioCatch’s expansion of behavioral biometrics in the financial sector and beyond.
“We’re fortunate to have Mike join our senior team and bring his impressive cybersecurity experience and record of achievement to BioCatch, as we continue our mission to relentlessly root out fraud and protect our growing list of prominent clients around the world from cyberattacks,” said BioCatch CEO Howard Edelstein.
“I am excited to join an innovative company that is leading the charge in protecting banks and other financial institutions from cybercriminals, who are able to do immense harm and damage,” said Mr. Keating. “BioCatch's next-generation behavioral biometrics technology detects fraud before it occurs on behalf of clients ranging from small regional banks to the largest global financial institutions. I couldn’t be more excited to be working with such an exceptional team of talented people, all of whom share a common mission to protect our clients from cyberattacks and keep their customers safe online."
BioCatch’s category-defining behavioral biometrics technology protects more than 50 of the world’s largest financial institutions, their clients and their clients’ assets from online banking fraud and other types of criminal activity, including sophisticated social engineering voice scams. Unlike traditional digital security methods such as usernames and passwords, which are easily compromised, behavioral biometrics monitors user behavior throughout each online session, providing continuous protection and ensuring a secure and seamless online experience.
BioCatch is the leader in Behavioral Biometrics, which analyzes an online user’s physical and cognitive behavior to protect users and their assets. Our mission is to unlock the power of behavior and deliver actionable insights to create a digital world where identity, trust and ease of use seamlessly co-exist. Leading financial institutions around the globe use BioCatch to more effectively fight fraud, drive digital transformation and accelerate business growth. With over a decade of experience analyzing data, more than 60 patents and unparalleled anti-fraud expertise, BioCatch continues to innovate to solve tomorrow’s problems. For more information, please visit www.biocatch.com.
Jack Godar, Lansons Intermarket