Who we are

BalaBit – headquartered in Luxembourg – is a European IT security innovator, specialized in advanced monitoring technologies. It has sales offices in France, Germany, Hungary, Russia, in the UK and the United States and partners in 40+ countries. The main development centers are based in Hungary. BalaBit has customers all over the world including 23 percent of the Fortune 100 companies.

The company is widely-known for syslog-ng™, its open source log management solution, used by more than a million companies worldwide. This significant user base provides a solid ground for the business expansion which is fueled by Shell Control Box™, a pioneering development for the rapidly-growing niche of privileged activity monitoring market.


Zoltán Györkő

Zoltán Györkő, Chief Executive Officer

Zoltán Györkő (1976), co-founder of the company was named CEO of BalaBit on 1 September 2012. Györkő has been a member of the board since the company was founded twelve years ago, and has held the position of Business Development Director for the past six years.

Balázs Scheidler, Development Director

Balázs Scheidler (1977), co-founder and Development Director of the company and the inventor of BalaBit's leading technology products. Due to his development approach, the company’s whole product line is known as best-of-breed technology products world-wide.

Balázs Scheidler