Moshe Katz

Moshe Katz
Israeli Krav International

CEO, President, Founder, IKI Chief Instructor, 7th Dan Black Belt & Hall of Fame Recipient

Israeli Krav International (IKI) is under the direction of Moshe Katz. 

During the course of his 30 plus years in martial arts Moshe has trained with some of the greatest instructors around the world. He is certified by Wingate, Israel’s national martial arts institute and  certification board, and by Itay Gil; his instructor and friend of many years.

He spent several years working for the Israeli Board of Education as a Krav Maga instructor, advisor, and contributor. He spent two years training the Jerusalem Elite Security guards, those who patrol the most dangerous neighborhoods of Jerusalem. 

Over the years Moshe has been recognized world-wide for his abilities and innovations and has received numerous awards and honors from military, police, civilian and governments.  He has been featured in news broadcasts, TV and radio, newspapers and magazines throughout the world.

In 2010 he was inducted into the international Martial Arts Hall of Fame as instructor of the year 

In 2014 he was inducted into the American Black Belt Hall of Fame as International Krav Maga Instructor of the year. 

Moshe has taught U.S. Special Forces, U.S. Armored Cavalry, FBI, SWAT Teams, Homeland security, Sheriffs Departments, State Police, Maximum security Prison guards, Bounty Hunters, Israeli and American soldiers, ROTC, (Reserve Officers Training Corps), Undercover police operators, Canadian Royal Mounted Police and Path Finders, Vancouver Police Department, Illinois Police Department and State Troopers,

Ukrainian Elite Guards, Ukrainian Presidential guards,  German Navy Commandoes, Dutch Security professionals.

Israeli Elite Guards, Israeli Police, Italian Police, South Africa police, Puerto Rican Police, Costa Rican Police, Netherlands Police, Slovakian Police, 

The Guardian Angels, Women’s self defense groups, Flight Attendants and Pilots, El Al security guards, Civilian and school children of all ages, 

Moshe worked for the Israeli Ministry of Education as a Krav Maga instructor and consultant and contributed to the development of the program for school children aged 6 – 18.

“From all my students I have learned”

CEO, President, Founder, IKI Chief Instructor, 7th Dan Black Belt & Hall of Fame Recipient

Master Instructor
Black Belt 4th Dan in IKI Krav Maga

Keith Simon

Instructor – Black Belt 3rd Dan
IKI Krav Maga

Wayne Zandberg

Instructor – Black Belt 2nd Dan
IKI Krav Maga

Duncan Smith

Instructor – Black Belt 2nd Dan
IKI Krav Maga

Nirin Ganda

Instructor – Black Belt 2nd Dan
IKI Krav Maga

Jotham Broom

Instructor –  Black Belt 1st Dan
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Craig van Heerden

Brown Belt
IKI Krav Maga