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

Gal Messinger, Global Head of Security, Signify

Visionary leader with over 40 years of security expertise both in the public and private sectors. Served for 13 years as the CSO of STMicroelectronics, CSO dealing with Risk Management, Physical & Logistics Security, Brand Protection, Product Security, Business Continuity and Crisis Response, as well as Business... 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

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

Brett Raybould is EMEA Solutions Architect at Menlo Security, a leader in cloud security. In this role, he is responsible for technical sales, product demonstrations, installations, solution proposals and evaluations. Brett joined Menlo Security in 2016 and discovered how Isolation technology provides a new approach to solving the problems that detection-based systems...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

Abdelkader Cornelius, Threat Intelligence Analyst, Recorded Future

Abdelkader is an industry leading Threat Intelligence and Cybercrime Researcher.  Over the last 15 years he has collaborated with numerous enterprise organisations, investigative authorities and law enforcement agencies to identify and eliminate cyber-threats across Europe. He has real-world experience of working on blue, red, and purple teams to test the...more

Yves Jonczyk, Sales Expert Harmoy, Check Point

Yves Jonczyk has been in the IT industry for more than 17 years, including ten years in the commercial and service provider channel at an American network equipment provider and seven years in IT security, most recently with a global focus on a German service provider until 2019. Since May 2020, Yves Jonczyk has been strengthening the DACH team at Check Point as a...more

Stephan Rosche, Sales Director, Synack

Stephan Rosche has 25 years of experience in selling IT solutions and is currently Sales Director for Synack for the DACH reqion. He gained experience in the area of application security at IBM and as a testing specialist at Veracode. In addition to security, he has extensive knowledge of software engineering and development methods, which he has acquired while working...more

Paul Prudhomme, Head of Threat Intelligence Advisory, IntSights

Paul Prudhomme is Head of Threat Intelligence Advisory at IntSights. He previously served as a leader of the cyber threat intelligence subscription service at Deloitte and as an individual contributor to that of iDefense. Paul previously covered cyber issues as a contractor in the U.S. Intelligence Community. Paul specializes in the coverage of state-sponsored cyber...more

Ashok Sankar, Vice President of Product Marketing, ReliaQuest

Ashok Sankar brings over 25 years of expertise across the technology product strategy, management and marketing discipline.  He is currently VP of Solutions Marketing at ReliaQuest, where he partners with the platform and SOC teams in their mission to help organizations reduce security complexity so they can better manage risk and confidently drive measurable...more

Joe Partlow, CTO, ReliaQuest

Joe Partlow is the CTO of ReliaQuest, a leading Information Security services provider. Joe currently oversees all new research and development efforts and new product initiatives. Joe has been involved with Infosec in some capacity or role for over 20 years, mostly on the defensive side but always impressed by offensive tactics. Current projects and interests include...more