Kobi Pinto

Lecturer in the Cyber Security and Forensics Program


Kobi Pinto, Deputy CISO at Bank Hapoalim and Head of Cyber GRC, with over 20 years of experience in the cybersecurity and IT field.

Kobi has served as the head of cyber defense and team leader in the IT Audit department at Bank Hapoalim and is recognized as one of the most experienced information security professionals in the financial field in Israel.

In his various roles, he partnered to outline the methodologies and technological tools used by the Bank to comply with the various regulations and secure the information of its customers. In addition, he has led many projects in those fields of expertise.

Kobi holds several prestigious certifications, among them: CISSP, CISO, CDPSE, and CRISC, as well as a MA in Law from Bar Ilan University.


Law - Bar Ilan University