Security Matters (ASX:SMX) is a brand protection, supply chain integrity and blockchain technology company that recently listed on the Australian Securities Exchange, becoming the 18th Israeli-based company to do so.
Its technology is known as “The Intelligence of Things,” which is a comprehensive ecosystem of track and trace and supply chain integrity and quality assurance solutions that can be used for raw materials and end products. The technology comprises of a chemical-based hidden “barcode” system with a “reader” to identify these codes, and a blockchain record to store and protect the ownership of data.
Haggai Alon, Founder, Executive Director and CEO
Haggai Alon has over 17 years of experience in commercialising technology, having worked with the Ministry of Defence in Israel and in the private sector. He has a master’s degree out of Tel Aviv and Haifa Universities in international relations and political science and will soon complete his Ph.D.
Yair Grof, Ph.D, Vice President and Chief Scientist
Dr Yair Grof is the company’s vice president and chief Scientist. He is the one of the inventors of the patent which is the core of Security Matters technology, the Source IP. He holds a Ph.D. in nuclear physics from the Ben Gurion University and Los Alamos national laboratory.
Gal Shmueli, CTO
As CTO, Gal Shmueli will lead the development of company’s blockchain and cyber applications. He brings over 26 years of technology, software engineering, cyber innovation, and systems engineering experience.