Speakers

Terence Conroy, Account Executive Security Awareness DACH, Proofpoint


Terence (Terry) Conroy is an Account Executive Security Awareness for the DACH region at Proofpoint. He provides customers with information security awareness and training solutions that help organizations assess and reduce risk by educating their employees and teach them secure behaviour. Terry has over 25 years experience in cyber security industry.


Tuncay Eren, Director of Sales, CrowdStrike


Tuncay Eren is Director of Sales at Crowdstrike GmbH. In his role, he oversees business development in Germany, Switzerland and Austria. With 25 years’ experience in IT, he has strong capabilities and possesses the knowledge to introduce innovative trends and technologies in the German-speaking market. Before joining Crowdstrike, he worked at F5 Networks, Sun Microsystems,...more


Alexander Frick, Sales Director D/A/CH, ThreatMetrix


Alexander Frick is a Sales Director at ThreatMetrix, the Digital Identity Company. Alexander has experience spanning 16 years in the payment and credit card industry starting his career at Management Circle AG, American Express, Wirecard Technologies and Verso before joining ThreatMetrix in 2017. In his current role, Alexander advises organisations across the DACH...more


Matthias Jungkeit, Chief Information Security Officer, Münchener Hypothekenbank


Matthias is the Chief Information Security Officer for Münchener Hypothekenbank, responsible for information security and data protection throughout the organisation.  Prior to this, he was the Chief Information Security Officer at CACEIS.  He has also worked as a consultant for organisations such...more


Axel Kessler, Head of Legal Data Privacy, Siemens


Dr. Axel Kessler is an admitted Attorney in Germany and the USA. He has almost 20 years of experience of advising in the field of Technology and Media. Since 2004, he has worked for Siemens in various leading positions close to IT and M&A. Since 2013, he is the governance owner for data... more


Charles Lewis, Principal Consultant, SABSAcourses


Charles Lewis has twenty years of experience in the IT industry and since 2007 has had a focus on strategy with a proven record of success in strategic delivery for multi-national, multi-cultural environments. Currently in a senior consulting role for David Lynas Consulting, Charles is charged with leading Enterprise Security Architecture engagements for clients ranging...more


Lisa Lutgen, Cyber Security Account Executive, Darktrace


Lisa Lutgen is an Senior Cyber Manager at Darktrace, operating both in Germany and the rest of Europe. She has experience working with both national and international clients, as well as within the public and private sectors. As a part of Darktrace’s German team she offers a unique perspective on the German market. She holds a Bachelor degree in International Communications...more


Stefan Mardak, Senior Enterprise Security Architect, Akamai


Stefan Mardak is working in IT security since more than 15 years, coming from training engagements in routing, switching, wireless and VoIP in the early 2000s. Working with application security on dedicated and virtual appliances, he covered end point security as well as securing web resources. Since 2014 Stefan is working in Akamai’s fast-growing security sector,...more


Chris Meidinger, Sales Engineer DACH, CrowdStrike


Chris brings 15+ years of experience in customer-focused technical service to CrowdStrike, where he leads technical pre-sales in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He comes to us from SecurityScorecard, Inc, where he built the Customer Success and Support organization. Prior to that, Chris was the Director of the global Pre-Sales... more


Christian Paul, Head of Security, Österreichische Post


Christian started his security carrier in the Austrian Army and changed after two years to the Austrian Federal Police, where he served for nearly 10 years at the Special Operations Unit “WEGA’. In 2006, he changed to the United Nations Office in Vienna as OIC Close Protection for the DG’s of the UN Agencies based in Vienna. Within his 20...more


Christian Paulus, Head of Product Marketing, Cloudflare


Christian Paulus leads Product Marketing at Cloudflare, driving the go-to-market of the leading SaaS-based Internet performance and security provider. Prior to joining Cloudflare, he led Product Marketing at VMware for several major cloud management product lines, with annual sales of $900 million. Christian Paulus holds an MBA from the University of Cologne and also...more


Rainer Rehm, Information Security Officer, RIO - a Brand of Volkswagen Truck and Bus


Rainer Rehm is President of (ISC)² chapter Germany and Founder of the Information Security Academy Munich IS@R².  Since 2001, Mr. Rehm has provided information security and business continuity management and consultant services.  His area of expertise is designing, implementing and monitoring computer/network controls and processes... more


Paul Steen, Vice President, Global Product Strategy, Imperva Inc


Paul Steen is the Vice President for Global Product Strategy at Imperva, Inc., a provider of cyber security solutions. In this role, Paul connects with Imperva’s largest customers around the globe, and helps them understand the cyber security industry trends and how to secure their most critical assets. He is instrumental in ensuring Imperva’s product development...more


Dimitrios Stergiou, Group Chief Information Security Officer, Modern Times Group


Dimitrios is currently employed as the Group Chief Information Security Officer for Modern Times Group.  He is an experienced senior information security and risk professional with over 20 years’ experience in risk management, IT...Dimitrios holds an MSc in Information Security and is a certified lead implementer for ISO 27001: 2013, Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Risk and Information Systems Control (CRISC) professional and Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP). He has also recently acquired the Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and Certified Information Privacy Professional / Europe (CIPP/E) certifications.  Dimitrios’ Information Security focus lies with: standards compliance, technical security evaluation, risk management, vulnerability management, privacy and social engineering. more


Werner Thalmeier, Senior Director Systems Engineering EMEA, Proofpoint


Werner Thalmeier is active in the IT industry for over 20 years, with extensive field experience of work with vendors, customers, technology partners and resellers in various management and engineering positions.  
 
As Senior Director Systems Engineering EMEA and APAC WernerThalmeier is responsible for all Sales Engineers in EMEA and APAC...more


Stephen Topliss, VP of Products, ThreatMetrix


Dr. Stephen Topliss is a thought leader in fraud and digital identity, with nearly 20 years’ experience working in software alongside some of the world’s largest organizations in advisory and management roles. As the VP of Products for ThreatMetrix, he guides customers on defining strategies for the evolution of market-leading fraud and digital identity solutions.


Simon Brady, Managing Editor, AKJ Associates Ltd


Simon is a former journalist, editor and publisher specializing in wholesale financial markets, particularly the technology intensive areas of derivatives, securities trading, cash management and FinTech. He has sat as an Executive Director on the main board of a FTSE-250 listed media company and has spent a lifetime travelling the globe talking to CEOs, CFOs and...more