Gal Messinger, Head of Global Security, Philips Lighting

Gal Messinger is a visionary leader with over 35 years of security expertise.  At STMicroelectronics, he was a CSO for 13 years, dealing with Risk Management, Physical and Logistics Security, Brand Protection, Product Security, Business Continuity and Crisis Response, as well as Business and Competitive Intelligence.  Now at Philips Lighting, he is a CSO...more

Vera Krückel, Trend Researcher, Trend Investing Equity Team, Robeco

Vera Krückel is a trend researcher at the Robeco Trend Investing Equity Team with a focus on digitization and demographic trends. Before joining Robeco in October 2010, she was employed by Ernst & Young as an Advisor for Financial Performance Improvements and worked in the Investment Banking division of BNP Paribas in London. She holds a Master’s degree in...more

Muhittin Hasancioglu, Former Chief Information Security Officer, Royal Dutch Shell

Muhittin Hasancioglu is the Former Vice President of Information Risk Management & CISO at Royal Dutch Shell.  Muhittin is US educated; he holds double degrees BSc in Computer Science specialized in Application Development & Design and a BA in Economics. He studied at the Erasmus Rotterdam School of Management where he successful completed MBA in 2001....more

Benessa Defend, Business Security Advisory Manager EU, Ahold Delhaize

Benessa Defend joined the Business Security Advisory team at Ahold Delhaize in 2017.  Viewing security as a business enabler, Benessa aligns technical requirements to business needs and drives security projects that impact the global organisation. Benessa has more than ten years of experience ranging from technical applied research to development of high-level...more

Fraz Rasool, Head of Internal Control EMEA, Kyocera Document Solutions

Dr. Fraz Rasool is the Head of Internal Control, including governance, risk and compliance, and of export control, at Kyocera Document Solutions.  Additionally, he is also in charge of developing merger & acquisition activities and the internal audit department for EMEAR.  Fraz has also worked as Chief Export Control Officer and...more

Owais Ahmed, European Information Security Officer, Kyocera Document Solutions

Owais Ahmed is the European Information Security Officer at Kyocera Document Solutions.  Within his role, Owais is responsible for establishing, maintaining, interpreting and communicating organisation-wide information security policies, standards and procedures across the EMEA region.  He works with the business to develop an understanding of the business...more

David Janson, VP Sales, UK & Europe, Cofense

David has 19 years’ experience in software sales and sales leadership roles, of which nearly 10 years have been in the Security and Cyber Security industries.   During this time, he has helped many organisations to secure their employees and their data.  Most recently, at Cofense, he has been showing customers how to protect their employees... more

Lennart Pikaart, Sales Director - Benelux, BitSight

Lennart helps BitSight clients in the Benelux transform their cybersecurity performance and the management of 3rd party supplier cyber risk. He has a background in data analytics applications for risk management and facilitated companies in creating innovative solutions to improve their risk posture and prevent fraud. He is passionate about helping keep the balance...more

Jacob Henricson, Senior Risk Management Advisor, foreseeti

Jacob is a Senior Risk Management Advisor at foreseeti AB, a Swedish company specialized in Threat Modeling and strategic information security management. Jacob has 15 years of experience in Information Security and Risk Management from both operational and strategic roles. Through his current and previous roles with PwC and global CISO at LM Ericsson, Jacob brings...more

Richard Archdeacon, Advisory CISO, Duo Security

Richard is the Advisory CISO for the EMEA region. He was previously with DXC - HPE - where he was a Chief Technologist in the Security Practice working with clients across all industries and regions. Prior to that, he worked for Symantec for many years. He has also contributed to security industry organisations such as IAAC and the IISP, and more recently worked with...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.

Vijay Balasubramaniyan, Co-Founder, CEO & CTO, Pindrop

Vijay Balasubramaniyan is Co-Founder, CEO & CTO of Pindrop. He’s held various engineering and research roles with Google, Siemens, IBM Research and Intel. Vijay holds patents in VoIP security and scalability and he frequently speaks on phone fraud threats at technical conferences, including RSA, Black Hat, FS-ISAC, CCS and ICDCS. Vijay earned a PhD in Computer...more

Olga Skobeleva, Solutions Engineer, Cloudflare

Olga Skobeleva helps build the future of the Internet as a Solutions Engineer at Cloudflare. She developed her first website at 8 years old which was about an anime called Sailor Moon. Before getting a computer science degree in Finland she also studied law including cybercrime. Her web development experience and passion for law lead her to a career as a security...more

Ronald Pool, Senior Sales Engineer, CrowdStrike

Ronald is a frequent speaker at events, giving insights into the movements of attackers or a broader threat landscape. With over a decade of experience in Cyber Security, Ronald has advised customers on their Cyber Security challenges for several vendors as a trusted security advisor. He advises enterprises on a daily basis on their protection and detection...more

Chris Pace, Technology Advocate, Recorded Future

Chris works for Recorded Future to engage and educate audiences on the power of intelligence-driven security, he has most recently worked editing and contributing to The Threat Intelligence Handbook: A Practical Guide for Security Teams to Unlocking the Power of Intelligence. Before beginning a career in information security, Chris trained... more

Sandrine Kubach, Enterprise Account Manager, Endace

Sandrine Kubach is the European Sales Manager at Endace. Sandrine has 15 years’ experience in IT, including 5 years within the cyber security and threat management environment. Sandrine covers Europe, building on the successful collaboration with partners as well as ensuring great customer experience from existing and potential customers.

Rob Earley, Senior Pre-Sales Engineer, Endace

Rob Earley is a Senior Pre-Sales engineer at Endace. Rob has over 30 years’ experience of computer networking, including 10 years within the cyber security and threat management environment. Currently his role covers the EMEA region, where he deals with many different types of customers, including retail, financial, trading, legal, pharmaceutical, and service...more

Elisabeth Entjes, Account Manager, Darktrace

Elisabeth Entjes is an Account Manager at Darktrace. A graduate from the University of Amsterdam, Elisabeth joined Darktrace last year to set up the BeNeLux office in Amsterdam. She has worked with clients across Europe delivering Darktrace’s world-leading technology, and helps protect the networks of businesses across all sectors.

David Mole, Strategic Technical Manager - EMEA, Digital Guardian

David Mole has specialized Data Protection for 10 years, as a consumer, implementor and Sales Engineer. Before joining the Digital Guardian Sales Engineering team David was the Technical Lead for the HP Enterprise Data Protection Practice, consulting on global Data Protection projects of many thousands of users over a range of technologies. David has over 20 years...more

Matt Jennings-Temple, Digital Marketing Manager, Ground Labs

Matt Jennings-Temple moved to Dublin, Ireland from Staffordshire in the UK. He studied Finance and Marketing at the University of Birmingham and proceeded to work for growth driven organizations in finance, telecoms and utilities. Matt has brought his 20 years of experience to Ground Labs to manage their global marketing presence helping to educate enterprise...more