VC-backed PlainID adds four to senior management team

Israel and Vero Beach, Florida-based PlainID, a cybersecurity company focused on authorizations management and control, has named Daniel Brudner as vice president of sales engineering, Tal Yaari as vice president of R&D, Sam Adler as vice president of marketing and Tom Doyle as professional services director. PlainID’s backers include Viola Ventures.


NEW YORK and TEL AVIV, Israel, Nov. 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — PlainID, The Authorization Company, announced today that it has appointed 4 people to its Senior Management Team.

Daniel Brudner joins as VP Sales Engineering, Tal Yaari joins as VP R&D, Sam Adler joins as VP Marketing and Tom Doyle joins as Professional Services Director.

On the heels of announcing an $11 million Series A, PlainID is adding leaders to expand the footprint of its next generation Authorization Platform. “We are witnessing an awakening in the Identity Governance and Administration space, as more companies are realizing that their ability to provide Authorizations to their users is limited by the number of roles or attributes they can manually create,” said Oren Harel, PlainID CEO. He continued, “We’ve hired an incredible group of industry leaders to help deliver our message that Policy Based Access Control is the next generation in Authorization.”

Daniel brings 20+ years of Cyber Security and IAM experience, helping large enterprises to protect their sensitive digital assets, use information security to enable the business, and drive digital transformation. Daniel’s prior roles include CTO and leading roles in Information Security, at the IDF, Navitek and CA Technologies.

Tal has 15+ years of experience, including CTO roles at UVEye, Novelty Media and SenseGon Technologies. Tal started his career in an elite technological unit in the IDF. He has a proven track record in building, mentoring and managing development groups.

Sam comes to PlainID with 20+ years of enterprise marketing leadership. Sam joins from Saviynt, and past roles include leading marketing roles at Zuora, Avid and

Tom has 15+ years of experience in IAM with leadership roles at leading Identity and Access Management companies including Netegrity, CA and at Ping Identity.

About PlainID:
Founded in 2015, PlainID offers an advanced Authorization Platform, the first policy based access control (PBAC) solution that simplifies Authorization to one point of decision, one point of control and one point of view across your cloud, mobile and legacy applications. An intuitive policy based decision solution, PBAC is quickly replacing the traditional role based (RBAC) and attribute based (ABAC) authorization solutions. Companies that use PlainID benefit from a scalable, graph DB based Authorization platform that meets the demands of enterprise growth without worry. Recently raising an $11 Million Series A Venture Capital round lead by Viola Ventures, PlainID is The Authorization Company.