Dr. Enrico Fontan, Head of IT Operation, Repower

Dr. Enrico Fontan is the Head of IT Operation for Repower, an international energy utility headquartered in Switzerland. He joined the company in 2012 as its Head of IT Security, and became Head of IT Operation in 2017. He has over a decade’s experience in IT, with particular expertise in information security, compliance, and business continuity & disaster recovery....more

Lukas Grimfors, Global Security Architect, Autoliv

With a background from some of the top rated consultancy and big 4 auditing firms, Lukas has helped both small and large organisations to understand their IT related risks as well as managing them. In his current role at Autoliv, Lukas is working with services stretching from connected manufacturing equipment to enterprise systems and platforms as well as modern development...more

Sebastian Dännart, Deputy Head of Security and Information Security Officer, Papierfabrik Louisenthal GmbH

Sebastian Dännart is Information Security Officer and Deputy. Head of Security at Papierfabrik Louisenthal GmbH. Before that, he was an officer responsible for IT systems on ships of the German Navy, researched and published in the field of IT security for critical infrastructures and, as an IT security consultant and project manager, accompanied companies and authorities...more

Kashif Husain, VP, Information Security Officer, Nomura Bank

In 2019, Kashif Husain joined the Frankfurt office of Nomura as Information Security Officer and has taken over additional Technology Governance responsibilities for the Continental European offices.
Before joining Nomura, he worked for more than 10 years at Deutsche Bank, where he performed different roles in E-Discovery, Risk & Regulatory Management and...more

Peter Morton, Senior Cybersecurity Engineer, McLaren Automotive Ltd

Peter's experience ranges from impact assessment and identification of threats through to risk assessment, security architecture design, system implementation and maintenance of security posture. He currently works for McLaren, focusing on vehicle E/E architecture and supporting systems, defining vehicle cyber security strategy and ensuring alignment with upcoming...more

Bruno Kalhøj, former Head of Division, Security & Safety, European Central Bank

Bruno Kalhøj is the former Head of Division, Security & Safety at the European Central Bank, where he led a team of almost 60 internal and 200+ external security professionals. Prior to joining the ECB he was Head of Security & Crisis Management at Maersk Oil and Head of Security at the global fashion retailer Bestseller. He has lived in the Middle East for...more

Johannes Braams, Senior Cybersecurity Advisor, Royal Haskoning DHV

Johannes Braams is a driven, professional consultant and project manager with more than 5 years of experience in cyber security in ICS and 18 years of experience in business and IT-projects. He can easily and quickly assimilate new knowledge which is illustrated by getting his GICSP-certificate within the first year of working in cybersecurity and supplementing...more

Dan Baylis, Group Security Operations Manager, Quilter Plc

Dan heads up Security Operations at Quilter, overseeing all aspects of security operations including security breach attack simulation and security incident management for all areas of the Quilter group. Quilter had a number of strategic programmes including a new investment platform that that had to deliver in 2020 as part of the separation from Old Mutual. This...more

Moty Cristal, CEO, NEST

A professional negotiator, and leading expert on negotiation and crisis management. Lt. Col. (Res.) in the Israel Defense Forces with extensive operational experience in hostage and crisis negotiations. Founder of NEST, Negotiation Strategies Ltd, and CEO of NEST Consulting, which provides consulting services for complex... more

Paul Fischoeder, Cyber Security Account Director, Darktrace

Paul is a Cyber Security Account Director at Darktrace, the world's leading AI company for cyber defence. At Darktrace, he works with leading companies across all industries, from Finance to Media, to deploy and operationalise the latest technologies. Paul joined Darktrace at a time of rapid growth; the company now has more than 4700 customers and has received countless...more

Robert Korherr, CEO, ProSoft GmbH

After a basic technical studies, a commercial training and first IT sales experience, Robert started in 1997 at ProSoft as a key account manager. From 2002 to 2011, Robert was responsible for the complete sales and business development in D/A/CH as sales manager. During this time, they have changed focus on IT security solutions, recognizing that the...more

Jörg Schauff, Strategic Threat Intelligence Advisor, CrowdStrike

Jörg is an internationally experienced intelligence and cybersecurity professional who possesses 20+ years of experience innovating at the intersection of security operations and technology. Jörg joined CrowdStrike as Strategic Threat Intelligence Advisor and guides clients on all aspects of Threat Intelligence. He started his career in the field of Threat Intelligence...more

Udo Pittracher, Area Sales Director, OPSWAT

After successfully completing his studies and graduating as a Dipl.-Ing. (FH) 25 years ago in Munich, his professional career very quickly led him into sales for complex IT and software systems. Together with his customers, he was able to address the most diverse challenges and problems with the appropriate software solutions and implement them successfully. His everlasting...more

Brett Raybould, EMEA Solutions Architect, Menlo Security

Passionate about security and providing solutions to organisations looking to protect their most critical assets, Brett has over 15 years’ experience with tier 1 vendors specialising in detection of inbound threats across web and email, and Data Loss Prevention. Brett joined Menlo Security in 2016 and discovered how isolation provides a new approach to actually...more

Mathias Schollmeyer, CISSP, Principal Solutions Consultant, LexisNexis Risk Solutions Group

At LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, Mathias helps companies solve the complex challenges of the evolving fraud-, identity-, and authentication market.

Mathias Schollmeyer brings more than ten years of international experience in the cyber and information security industry.

Mohamed Ibbich, Senior Technology Consultant, BeyondTrust

Mohamed Ibbich is a Lead Solutions Engineer at BeyondTrust based in Frankfurt, Germany with a proven track record of being a trusted advisor to both customers and partners. He brings over 18 years of experience as a partner reseller in the UK, DACH, and Middle-East regions with deep expertise in selling security and encryption solutions to the enterprise...more

Matthias Canisius, Regional Director Central Europe, SentinelOne

Since 2018 Matthias Canisius is the Regional Director Central Europe at SentinelOne and responsible for the strategic and operative business in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. Matthias has over 20 years of experience in different business development and sales roles in leading IT Security companies, such as Palo Alto Networks, F5, Juniper or Check Point. 

Abdullah Kartal, Account Executive, Germany, CybelAngel

After studying business administration at the renowned EBS Business School, Abdullah Kartal has built up and / or supervised business in Germany for various IT companies in Paris over the past seven years. His expertise from various industries (fintech, performance marketing, cybersecurity) helps him every day to develop solutions for the individual (cyber) threats...more