As Chief Scientist for AVG Technologies, Shaul is responsible for driving Innovation at AVG by researching future technologies as well as products. His role also includes identifying new opportunities and direction for the core assets of AVG. He joined AVG after successfully founding and leading three start-ups.
Before joining AVG in 2011, Shaul lead Sightix Technologies and was awarded by Web2.0 2008 Confrance as the innovation choice. He was the founder and CTO of Gilian Technologies, a leading application security provider and drove the technology research and prototype development of an advanced Video-on-Demand project.
Shaul is a regular lecturer on Internet protocols and JAVA programming at the Tel Aviv University College. He graduated cum laude from the Technion Institute of technology in Israel.