Dr. Guy Levy-YuristaVP, Strategic Growth and Innovation Sisense
Guy Levy-Yurista, PhD, carries a unique mix of skills acquired over 25 years of experience in both startup and Fortune 500 environments. Guy specializes in commercializing advanced technologies in dynamic market environments. Guy currently serves as the VP, Strategic Growth and Innovation for Sisense, a hyper growth BI and Analytics startup overtaking the modern analytics market, leading in use of machine learning and AI in its quest to simplify business analytics for complex data. In his most recent role Guy served as an Executive Vice President with MicroStrategy (NASDAQ:MSTR), where he productized and launched a powerful Identity Authentication and Intelligence tool. Previously Guy served as the Chief Technology Officer for AirPatrol, a mobile security startup leading it onto Nasdaq, was part of the executive team of TrustDigital, (acquired by McAfee), and led multiple product teams within AOL and several other startup companies.
Guy holds a PhD degree in Physics from the Weizmann Institute of Science, in Rehovot, Israel and an MBA degree from the Wharton business school in the University of Pennsylvania. Guy is a graduate of the famed Israeli Talpiot program described by Forbes Magazine (June 1998): “Talpiot is like having a Rhodes scholarship, a presidential fellowship, and a Harvard M.B.A. rolled into one.” Following which he served for 5 years as a Captain in the technological unit of the IDF.
Guy has been living in the Washington DC area with his family for the past 16 years.