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Humbug Telecom Labs

Cloud-based analytics and fraud detection for telecom networks

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Telecommunications
  • Location Israel
  • Currency USD
  • Employees 6
  • Website

Company Summary

Humbug Telecom Labs provides a cloud-based telecom analytics and fraud detection service for organizations of all sizes. Humbug analyzes the organization's inbound and outbound telecom traffic and reports it to our cloud, where we provide analytics and fraud detection/prevention capabilities.

Humbug is the first software-as-a-service solution leveraging telecom "big data" to solve the $40 billion telecom fraud problem.


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    Yaniv Rofe

    Holds a BA in Economics from Emory University and an MBA from the University of Tel Aviv. Formerly of Merrill Lynch and Ernst & Young, Mr Rofé was a member of a five-person transaction team that executed one of Israel's largest real estate IPOs on the LSE ($970 million post-money valuation). Mr. Rofé is also the founder of a Due Diligence advisory firm that evaluated deals that closed in excess of $100 Million in 2010.

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    Nir Simionovich

    A world renowned author, technologist and Open Source evangelist – specifically known for his involvement with the Asterisk Open Source PBX project. Mr. Simionovich has over 15 years of technological experience, ranging from data network infrastructure, data security, telecom engineering and more. Mr. Simionovich is the CEO of GreenfieldTech, an Asterisk consulting and solutions provider operating out of Israel.

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    Boaz Bechar

    An entrepreneur in the telecom industry with over six years experience in technical management, development and deployment of telecom and billing applications. Previously cofounder of an online telephony service provider serving millions of users worldwide.

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    Igor Ratgauzer

    Specializes in large scale application deployment with a focus on highly scalable data acquisition networks. With over 20 years of IT and development experience and a Masters degree in Physics, Mr. Ratgauzer brings the analytical/algorithmic capabilities to the team.