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Sygnia, an Elite Cyber Consulting and Incident Response Company, Announces the Opening of Its APAC Headquarters in Singapore
SINGAPORE, TEL AVIV, Israel, and NEW YORK, May 28, 2020 /PRNewswire-AsiaNet/ --

Sygnia ( 
), a cyber technology and services company providing high-end consulting and 
incident response support for organizations worldwide, today announced the 
opening of its Asia-Pacific headquarters in Singapore. 

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"Setting up our regional headquarters here in Singapore will further strengthen 
our capability to support our clients across the Asia Pacific region," said 
Shachar Levy, Sygnia's founder and CEO. "The threats continue to mount, in 
audacity, sophistication and speed, and attackers are taking advantage of the 
new opportunities created by the accelerated transition to remote work and 
cloud. We aim to ensure our partners both enhance security and succeed at 
leveraging cyber as an enabler for business continuity and digital 
transformation," he added.

Sygnia works with companies to proactively build their cyber resilience and 
defeat attacks within their networks. The company draws on top talent from the 
ranks of elite military technology units and across the cyber industry. 
Described by Forbes as a "Cyber Security Delta Force," Sygnia applies 
technological supremacy, a deep understanding of the attackers, digital combat 
experience, and a business-driven approach to deliver military-grade cyber 

"There has been increased activity by threat actors targeting both Asian-led 
organizations and Asian operations of companies based out of the region. We are 
committed to delivering world-class capabilities to meet these threats and 
support business performance," said Guy M. Segal, Sygnia's VP of Cyber Security 
Services for Asia Pacific. Guy, who is leading Sygnia's operations in the 
region, brings with him 28 years of leadership experience from the Israel 
Defense Forces' Technology & Intelligence Unit 8200, IBM Security, and the 
cybersecurity industry in Singapore. 

Sygnia was launched in 2015 by Team8 ( 
), a leading cybersecurity think-tank and company creation platform. It was 
acquired by Temasek ( 
), a global investment company headquartered in Singapore, in 2018.

Since Sygnia's founding, it managed numerous heavy-weight cyberattacks and has 
become the trusted advisor of executive managements, boards and security and 
technology teams of top organizations worldwide, including Fortune 100 

The company works with organizations across a variety of industries, including 
financial, retail and consumer goods products, information technology, media 
and entertainment, pharmaceutical and life sciences, healthcare, 
telecommunications, legal services, logistics and transportation, utilities, 
and manufacturing. 

About Sygnia

Sygnia ( 
) is a cyber technology and services company, providing high-end consulting and 
incident response support for organizations worldwide. Sygnia works with 
companies to proactively build their cyber resilience and to respond and defeat 
attacks within their networks. It is the trusted advisor and cyber security 
service provider for IT and security teams, senior managements and boards of 
top organizations worldwide. The company applies technological supremacy, 
digital combat experience and a business-driven mindset to cybersecurity, to 
enable organizations to excel in the age of cyber. 

For more about Sygnia, please visit

About Temasek

Temasek ( 
) is an investment company with a net portfolio value of S$313 billion 
(US$231b) as at 31 March 2019. Its three roles as an Investor, Institution and 
Steward, as defined in Temasek Charter, shape its ethos to do well, do right 
and do good. Temasek investment philosophy is anchored around four key themes: 
Transforming Economies; Growing Middle Income Populations; Deepening 
Comparative Advantages; and Emerging Champions. We actively seek sustainable 
solutions to address present and future challenges, as we capture investment 
and other opportunities that help to bring about a better, smarter and more 
sustainable world.

For more information on Temasek, please visit

About Team8

Team8 is Israel's leading think tank and company creation platform, focused on 
cyber security, information and data technologies. Supported by an in-house 
team of top researchers, engineers and analysts, Team8 is focused on developing 
disruptive technologies and category-leading companies that enable businesses 
to reap the benefits of digital transformation in an agile and secure manner. 
Team8 was founded by former leaders of Intelligence Unit 8200, Nadav Zafrir, 
Israel Grimberg and Liran Grinberg, and is backed by investors and design 
partners including Microsoft, Cisco, AT&T, Accenture, Nokia, Temasek, Mitsui, 
Bessemer Venture Partners, and Innovation Endeavors. 

For more about Team8, please visit

SOURCE: Sygnia

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