David Chernitzky

Armour Cybersecurity

As CEO and co-founder of Armour Cybersecurity, David Chernitzky brings more than 25 years of experience and expertise in cybersecurity, complemented by his proficiency in cultivating high-performance teams. 

His career was notably shaped by his time as an officer in the Elite Technology Unit of the Israeli Defense Forces Intelligence Corps, where he honed his skills in developing cutting-edge technologies and innovative business solutions. This experience now underpins Armour Cybersecurity’s commitment to providing top-tier cyber protection to organizations of any size, particularly focusing on the small-to-midsized business market.

Under David’s leadership, Armour Cybersecurity, a privately owned entity, has emerged as one of the fastest-growing companies in the cybersecurity sector. While headquartered in Canada, the company boasts a diverse client base spread across various geographies. This global reach is further extended through strategic partnerships, like the one with The Security Center in the Cayman Islands, which enables Armour Cybersecurity to offer comprehensive protection across multiple business verticals.

David’s career trajectory is global, with leadership and operational roles spanning North and South America, Europe, Africa, and the Middle East. Before his venture with Armour Cybersecurity, he served as CEO of ProtekPAK and held key positions in NCR and Amdocs, where he made significant contributions to the telecommunications, retail, and financial sectors.

Beyond his professional pursuits, David is deeply committed to philanthropy. He is an active member of the board of directors for the Canadian Friends of Sheba, supporting the Sheba Medical Center, which is consistently ranked among the world’s top hospitals by Newsweek magazine. This organization is at the forefront of promoting medical innovation and shaping the future of medicine, reflecting David’s dedication to societal advancement and his belief in the power of technology to better the world.