who we are
At Arcane International, we are driven by a profound belief in the power of intelligence to shape destinies. Our team consists of individuals with exceptional backgrounds, including veterans from the IDF’s Elite Intelligence Units and various government intelligence organizations. The founders of Arcane have deep-rooted experience in the Israeli intelligence and cyber sectors, where they tackled high-level national security concerns, ultimately kindling a passion for providing actionable intelligence.
Our extensive international reach spans across Europe, The United States, South/Central America, and the Middle East, forging a diverse and influential network with a wide array of skills. This global perspective allows us to offer a tailored suite of solutions, finely tuned to meet the unique requirements of your challenges.
MR. DOR VARDI
Chief Executive Officer
Our Chief Executive Officer brings a wealth of experience from the Israeli Defense Forces (IDF) and the Prime Minister’s Office, where he honed his skills in intelligence, technology, entrepreneurship, and leadership.
His unique ability to merge logical and creative thinking for complex problem-solving is at the core of our agency’s capabilities.
He holds a BA in Government, Diplomacy, and Strategy with a specialization in Homeland Security and Counter-Terrorism.
MR. Majd Bader
Head of Strategic Partnerships
Our Head of Strategic Partnerships, on the other hand, has a rich background in international relations and strategy, gained from roles at the Israeli Intelligence Ministry and in the high-tech startup sector.
His expertise in both the public and private spheres, along with his holistic approach to investigations, contributes significantly to our agency’s success. He holds a BA in Government, Diplomacy, and Strategy, graduating with high honors and participating in the Argov Fellowship Program for leadership and diplomacy during his time at Reichman University. Together, our leadership team is dedicated to delivering actionable intelligence and strategic solutions to our clients.
Board of advisors
Mr. Guy Mizrahi
With an extensive background as an Ex-8200 consultant, Guy accrued over 25 years of deep involvement in the cybersecurity landscape, elevating his status to that of a high-net-worth entrepreneur. Guy’s entrepreneurial journey boasts the creation of impactful entities like Cyberia, Cyberhat, and CyPros, all rooted in cutting-edge cyber technology.
Ms. Anessa Allen Santos
Anessa Allen Santos is a seasoned attorney who has served in senior management positions leading several technology companies from idea through acquisition by publicly traded companies. She is passionate about the promise of blockchain and web3 technologies to resolve financial exclusion, and to impose greater transparency on public markets and government agencies.
Mr. Stanley Foodman
Stanley Foodman (CPA, CFE, CFF, CAMS, CGMA, TEP) is the CEO and President of Foodman CPAs & Advisors. Stanley Foodman established a banking practice within Foodman CPA & Advisors serving more than 150 Financial Institutions around the world. Foodman is at the forefront of banking compliance and is currently a recognized industry expert on FATCA, CRS, BSA/AML, OFAC, FCPA, and FinCEN matters.
Dr. Mark Baker
Dr. Baker is an alumnus of Oxford University, Cambridge University and Imperial College, a Fellow of the Royal Society of Medicine, and is an influential figure in the intersection of technology, venture capital, and financial innovation.
Mr. Majed Alseyabi
Majed Alseyabi is an experienced professional from the United Arab Emirates with a strong background in information systems, business analytics, and office management. Mr. Majed Alseyabi has a proven track record of success in a variety of roles.
Prince Raphael Dakik
Prince Raphael Dakik (born in Düsseldorf, Germany) is a Business Lawyer practicing internationally as a Lobbyist. He is a member of the Telai Cadet branch of the Afghan Muhammadzai Dynasty, that ruled Afghanistan until 1978.
Arcane utilizes extraordinary HUMINT (Human Intelligence) capabilities with Cyber intelligence to provide our clients with the insights they need to make informed decisions and achieve their objectives. Arcane International utilizes unique methodologies for gathering information and cross-referencing sources. Arcane’s expertise in acquiring extensive intelligence and translating it to actionable insights, enables effective, intelligence-informed conduct.
Within the realm of intelligence, Arcane International’s expertise extends far beyond the high-stakes legal and financial transactions that typically command our attention. While we are dedicated to meeting the demands of multinational corporations and intricate schemes, our services also cater to private individuals with intelligence requirements and specialized institutions. Our comprehensive array of offerings includes intelligence-driven dispute resolution, deep-dive due diligence investigations, comprehensive background checks, fraud detection, asset recovery, white-collar crime investigations, and cyber capabilities.
Arcane leverages a spectrum of intelligence sources, ranging from “open source intelligence” (OSINT) and “human intelligence” (HUMINT) to concealed, highly specialized sources, ensuring a holistic approach to intelligence gathering. Our solutions encompass cutting-edge cyber technologies, fortification of communication systems, cyber operations, and an array of other capabilities designed to meet the unique demands of our clients.
Arcane International specializes in resolving complex intelligence issues. Through a capable team, recruited from Israeli intelligence agencies, Arcane is able to reach anywhere and decipher anything. Arcane prides itself on providing clients with clear-cut insights and actionable suggestions. The Arcane pipeline is highly reliant on the problem at hand and the client’s needs, leading to a dynamic individualized approach.
Our approach relies upon getting down to the micro and using it to understand the wider picture and frame our insights practically. Arcane International’s HUMINT capabilities consist of a highly diverse multinational and multicultural team. This allows us not only to have a global reach, but provide culturally- sensitive insight that uniquely considers cultural norms (business and legal norms), reputation, political risks, and more as needed. Arcane provides precise insights that are rooted in the unique reality of the situation.