About CypherEye

CypherEye was founded and is managed by an experienced team of proven entrepreneurs, executives and security professionals. Privately funded, CypherEye is based in Silicon Valley.

We are in the process of conducting trials with customers. Contact us if you’d like to learn more or participate in a trial.

The Team

Asim Abdullah

Founder and CEO

Asim has over 30 years of experience in the technology industry including senior leadership roles at Taligent, CommerceNet, Veo and CommerceOne. Asim was also a General Partner at Viventures and GA Capital, and currently through his personal fund AIMZ. Asim has a BS degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from the University of Michigan, and an MS degree in Engineering Management from Stanford University.

Jay Bartels

VP Products

Proven technology executive, investor and advisor with successful experience leading the planning and execution of emerging, user-focused, and revenue generating products. A multi-year track record spanning large enterprise software, biotechnology and B2B companies including Collabrx, Webify, and CommerceOne. Jay Bartels has served on public and private boards and was educated at Stanford and UC Berkeley.

Brad Gray

VP Customer Operations

Brad Gray has founded and driven multiple technology companies with customers including Sephora, GAP, AAA, Leapfrog, Smithsonian, Safeway CVS, IBM and others. Mr. Gray attended Worchester Polytechnic Institute and Columbia University working in the Computer Visions field. He received grants from the US Airforce for his contributions to AI and Mathematics. While at Ziff Davis he is credited with authoring several key industry benchmarks.

Rustam Islamov

Chief Scientist

Rustam has a PhD in Nuclear Engineering and one in Mathematics with experience in post-quantum encryption, information security, stochastic processes and probabilistic risk assessment. He has project experience at Brookhaven, Pacific Northwest, Idaho, Argonne National Laboratories, the European Commission, the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission, Sandia National Laboratories and the International Atomic Energy Agency.

Robert Keith

Chief Technical Officer

Robert has been CTO and founder of multiple security and cloud product companies, participating in the initial architecture of Azure and Office 365, including private deployments in the US governmental security departments. He was awarded over 40 sole patents in Artificial Intelligence, Cloud and Security technologies, 21 of which were acquired by Microsoft.

Jim Reekes

VP Product Management

Jim was the software engineer responsible for Apple’s audio architecture awarded with two patents. His audio effects and the trademarked Mac startup sound are recognized worldwide. He was instrumental in the architecture and UI for the first Internet radio. His work was later adopted by Apple’s iPod and iTunes. Jim’s expertise is product strategy, competitive analysis, market driven requirements, messaging and positioning, and brand building.