- Sharir will accelerate the delivery of Checkmarx’s next-gen cloud AST vision to help organisations better integrate security into DevOps to reduce AppSec risk
- Sharir joins Checkmarx from Tableau Software (a Salesforce company), where he served as vice president of product management, data
Checkmarx has announced that it has appointed Razi Sharir as Chief Product Officer (CPO). Bringing over 20 years of experience in developing and scaling SaaS platforms and products, Sharir will accelerate the delivery of Checkmarx’s next-gen cloud AST vision to help organizations better integrate security into DevOps to reduce AppSec risk
Sharir joins Checkmarx from Tableau Software (a Salesforce company), where he served as vice president of product management, data.There he established and drove the company’s cloud transition strategy, while also managing its data and metadata flows. Prior to this, Sharir spent multiple years at Informatica as vice president of products, overseeing its data management and integration strategies and iPaaS implementation initiatives.
Emmanuel Benzaquen, CEO, Checkmarx added, “We’re committed to providing our customers with the solutions needed to build applications in a manner that’s both fast and secure. With the addition of Razi to our executive team, we’re strengthening this mission by investing in top talent, innovation, and leadership. Razi is a true technologist and expert, especially when it comes to product management, cloud, and SaaS solutions, and his deep track record of success will be critical as Checkmarx expands its AST capabilities and advances application security in today’s enterprises.”
Sharir earned a Master of Business Administration degree from the City University of Seattle and a Master of Arts degree in philosophy from Tel Aviv University. He also holds a bachelor’s degree in economics and sociology from the Hebrew University of Jerusalem.