Allot Communications names new CEO

Security and monetization solutions provider Allot Communications Ltd. (NASDAQ: ALLT, TASE: ALLT) has named Erez Antebi to the position of president and chief executive officer, the company said.

He will be replacing Andrei Elefant on February 1st. At the request of the company´s board of directors, Elefant has agreed to assist Antebi during a transition period and thereafter, to continue to serve the company in the position of chief strategy officer

Prior to joining Allot, Antebi served as CEO of Gilat Satellite Networks, a leading NASDAQ listed satellite communications technology and services company between 2012 and 2015 and since 2005 held a number of other senior positions within the Gilat group.

Allot Communications enables service providers to protect and personalize the digital experience. Allot´s flexible and highly scalable service delivery framework leverages the intelligence in data networks, enabling service providers to get closer to their customers, safeguard network assets and users, and accelerate time-to-revenue for value-added services.