Guy Harpak

Head of Product Security, Mercedes-Benz R&D Tel-Aviv, Daimler

Guy Harpak is Head of Product Security in Mercedes-Benz R&D Tel-Aviv. In this role, he sets the technical strategy for the R&D site and the technology road-map for advanced CarIT security solutions. Prior to joining Daimler, Guy served for over a decade in an elite Cyber Security unit in the IDF, leading R&D of national grade security products. Following his career in the national security space, Guy has co-founded Sitaro, a startup that focused on securing IoT devices and detecting malicious network phenomena in the SoHo and consumer space. The experience with the IoT industry and large scale R&D projects sparked Guy’s interest in security for the automotive industry.