Sebastian Hess, Cyber Risk Executive, American International Group

Sebastian Hess is an international business leader with experience in both the military and private sectors and specialization in Information Technology Security and Cyber Defense. He has spent the last 20 years working for high level and highly exposed national and global organizations focusing on protecting their IT environments. He has racked up an impressive record...more

Michael Schneider, Company Data Protection Officer, IKEA IT Germany

Michael Schneider is Data Protection Officer at IKEA IT Germany GmbH, and an information security specialist with almost 20 years’ experience in the field. He was instrumental in the planning and implementation of the global incident response and e-Discovery processes at IKEA. Thanks to his many years working as a data protection officer, he has extensive knowledge...more

Andrea-Julia Reichl, CISO, Klinikum Ingolstadt

Andrea-Julia Reichl has been Information Security Officer (CISO) at the Ingolstadt Clinic since March 2018. She is responsible for a range of areas at the Ingolstadt Clinic including data protection and emergency management. Previously she worked in management consulting, i.a. KPMG as a Cybersecurity Consultant. Her final thesis in her Health Care Management was on...more

Helmut Brachhaus, Chief Technology Officer, Patecco

Helmut Brachhaus is Chief Technology Officer and Principal IAM Consultant at PATECCO, with a particular focus on Privileged Account Management. Helmut has close to 25 years’ experience in Identity Management-related projects and their implementation in large companies. He has been working as consultant for (internal) customers since 1993 and over the past eight...more

Matthias Jungkeit, Chief Information Security Officer, Münchener Hypothekenbank

Matthias Jungkeit is the Chief Information Officer of Münchener Hypothekenbank and is responsible for the information security and privacy of the entire company. Before he took on this role, he served as Chief Information Security Officer of CACEIS. In addition, Mr. Jungkeit worked as a consultant for companies such as Capgemini and Steria Mummert. He received...more

Peter Vahrenhorst, Detective Chief Superintendent, State Office of Criminal Investigation of North Rhine-Westphalia

Peter Vahrenhorst is Detective Chief Superintendent at the State Office of Criminal Investigation of North Rhine-Westphalia. He is responsible for the prevention of cybercrime with special emphasis on "economy". The tasks of the Cybercrime Competence Center include computer forensics, mobile forensics, investigations, telecommunication monitoring, open source...more

Peter van Zeist, Sr. Solutions Consultant, LogMeIn

Peter van Zeist is Solutions Consultant at LogMeIn with over 15 years of experience in the SaaS and cloud market. His roots go back to online support, enterprise file sharing and remote access. Today he focuses on Online Collaboration, Password Security and Identity Access Management with customers of LogMeIn.

Carsten Renth, Director Operational Data Protection & Special Affairs, Unitymedia

Carsten Renth is Director of Operational Data Protection & Special Affairs at Unitymedia (a Vodafone company). Together with his team, he forms the cross-company interface between data protection and business. As a decision-maker, he ensures compliance with data protection guidelines in the day-to-day operations of all areas. He is considered a man for all...more

Dr. Andreas Lober, Partner, BEITEN BURKHARDT

Andreas is a partner and head of the TMT practise at the international law firm BEITEN BURKHARDT. He has nearly 20 years of experience in complex tech litigation, including cybersecurity. He is always interested in new technical and legal developments, including robot law and AI.

Jasbir Singh, Partner and Managing Director Europe, Seclore Tehnologies

Jasbir Singh is Partner and Managing Director of Seclore Europe, the international leader in Rights Management. Jasbir brings Seclore over 30 years of international business and security technology expertise. A recognized computer and IT expert, he holds patents in Identity Security solutions and has founded and grown numerous successful, European-based IT companies....more

Henrik Becker, Director of Compliance & Risk Management, Unitymedia

Henrik Becker is the Director of Compliance & Risk Management at Unitymedia (a Vodafone company). In this role his responsibilities include Scompliance, risk management, business continuity management and insurance. He has extensive experience in compliance, risk, audit, computer forensics, IT compliance, fraud detection and investigation, and information security:...more

Stefan Hornke, Senior Manager, 4C GROUP

Stefan Hornke is Senior Manager at 4C Group AG, a position which he has held since 2011. He has more than 20 years’ experience in IT management, project management and strategy, and has played an instrumental role in the planning and implementation of major IT projects for organisations such as Landis+Gyr, Lufthansa and Deutsche Telekom among others. In addition...more

Alexander Kehl, Regional Director, D/CH, Accellion

Alexander Kehl has been responsible as Regional Director for the Enterprise Management at Accellion in Germany and Switzerland since April 2019. As a graduate industrial engineer, Kehl brings over 20 years of experience from various IT-sales and management positions to his current position. He has a very strong knowledge of IT security solutions, the European enterprise...more

Dr. Christoph Ritzer, Partner, Norton Rose Fulbright

Dr. Christoph Ritzer is a partner of the international law firm Norton Rose Fulbright, responsible for the German data protection, cyber and technology law practice. He advises clients on complex technological transactions and modern technical developments such as cloud computing, distributed ledgers, outsourcing transactions, artificial intelligence, and other data-driven...more

Nikolei Steinhage, Sr. Sales Engineer, Crowdstrike

Nikolei Steinhage is an Enterprise Sales Engineer at CrowdStrike covering Germany, Austria and Switzerland. He joined Crowdstrike with tenure from Blue Coat Systems and Fidelis Cybersecurity, where he spent significant parts of his 16 years defending against cyber attacks. In that time, Nikolei has developed deep knowledge of perimeter security, encryption, SIEM and...more

Marco Ratzmann, Enterprise Sales Account Executive, OneTrust

Marco Ratzmann serves as a Privacy Consultant at OneTrust – the #1 most widely used privacy, security and third-party risk technology platform. In his role, Ratzmann advises companies large and small on EU GDPR and hundreds of the world's privacy laws, focused on formulating efficient and effective responses to data protection requirements as well as building and scaling...more

Eward Driehuis, Senior Vice President Strategy, Cybersprint

Eward Driehuis has been a security veteran for over 24 years, describing himself as having a "tech heart, design mentality, business drive". He's got a proven track record in innovative leadership in start-ups and large enterprises. Eward is an established speaker in the media and at international events such as RSA and FS-ISAC, drawing upon his years of experience...more

Matthias Heise, Territory Account Manager, Pulse Secure

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Maurits Lucas, Director of Intelligence Solutions, Intel471

Maurits Lucas is Director of Intelligence Solutions at Intel 471, where he specialises in bridging the gap between technology and business. Maurits has held various positions in Cyber Threat Intelligence and IT Security over the past 17 years and is a subject matter expert on cybercrime, presenting his research and providing his thought-leadership to distinguished...more