CNBC Upstart 100


Founders: Guy Tytunovich (CEO), Ehud Levy, Asaf Butovsky
Launched: 2016
Headquarters: Tel Aviv, Israel
Industries: Cybersecurity, media and advertising

Pictured above: Guy Tytunovich

CHEQ's ad verification dashboard

CHEQ is a cybersecurity company focused on restoring trust in digital media by detecting and removing violent video, malicious accounts spreading fake news, and cyberbullying in real time. It also utilizes military-grade machine learning to protect advertisers from negative content association and digital ad fraud.