Peter Granlund, CISO, If Group
Peter is a business focused information security manager with over 20 years of experience in a wide range of information and cyber security management positions in the finance and telecom industry. He is currently the CISO at If P&C Insurance Group where his main responsibilities include information and IT risk - governance and management, IT and cyber risk analysis,... internal education and business support. His specialities include IT and information security, cyber insurance, personnel management, managing and developing Information Security Management Systems to the ISO/IEC 27001 standard. Peter holds various cyber related certifications in areas like information security management, IT-security, systems auditing, IT risk management, IT governance, and ISO 27001.
Terje Aleksander Fjeldvaer, Head of Financial Cyber Crime Center, DNB
Terje Aleksander Fjeldvaer is a former Police Superintendent from the Norwegian police where he was a specialist within investigation of economic crime. He started working in the largest financial institution in the Nordic countries, DNB, in August 2015 as a fraud investigator. Since September 2016 he has had the global professional responsibility for handling of... fraud cases against DNB Group and the groups customers and is now leading DNBs Financial Cyber Crime Center (FC3). DNB is a global bank and the threat picture FC3 must handle is complex. To be able to prevent economic crime the team uses a combination of advanced technology and human intelligence.
Göran Kördel, CIO, Boliden Group
Göran Kördel is the CIO of the Boliden Group, a mining and metals company. He has actively been driving a co-operation between operational IT and traditional IT, a prerequisite in digitalization. Connected machines (IoT), advanced network and positioning solutions, data analytics is key technology enabler for Boliden. Göran Kördel has for many years been... driving strategic changes within IT, as CIO for Sandvik, as part of Ericsson IT Management and in own consultancy (Nordwise Management). Göran Kördel earned his MSc in Industrial Management and Engineering at Linköping University. He is a highly experienced business professional with a proven track record of leading large IT organizations through complex change; from strategy, through implementation into sustainable business operations.
Jörgen Mellberg, CISO, Head of IT & DPO, Sparbanken Syd
Jörgen is an experienced Information Security professional with over 20 years of experience in a range of industries including Telecommunications, Postal Service and Financial Services. Jörgen is currently the CISO, Head of IT and DPO at Sparbanken Syd, the only completely independent savings bank in Sweden. Jörgen is CISSP, CISA, CRISC and CDPSE certified and... his specialities include Patch Management, Vulnerability Management, Risk Assessments and Compliance & Audit Strategy.
Jan Olsson, Police Superintendent, Swedish Police Authority, Swedish Cybercrime Center, SC3
Jan Olsson has 28 years of experience in police work and over the past 12 years, he has worked specifically against fraud. He was formerly coordinator at the National Fraud Center at the police and has since November 2018 been at Swedish Cybercrime Center, SC3. Jan is a celebrated national and international lecturer and expert in the media on issues related to cybercrime... and fraud.
Predrag Gaikj, Head of Information Security and Risk Management, Qliro AB
Predrag Gaikj currently leads the InfoSec team at a high speed fintech company, Qliro, in her pursuit for greatness. He is responsible for managing Information security, Business continuity, Data privacy and Risk processes. Predrag has 15+ years of experience in the Finance industry in operational and management roles, both Banking and Fintech. He is an Information... security manager with reach, hands-on experience in complex IT environments, system administration and ISO standards.
Sverker Forsberg, Information Security Officer, Södersjukhuset
Sverker is an experienced Information Security Officer with a demonstrated history of working in the hospital & health care industry, as well as in other parts if the Public sector including the Swedish National Police Board. He is currently the Information Security Officer at Södersjukhuset and is responsible for coordinating information security issues... throughout the hospital and developing and maintaining the ISMS. Sverker is a strong information technology professional skilled in ISO 27001, Security Policy, Vulnerability Assessment, Computer Security, and Information Security Management.
Andrew Barnett, Head of Fraud Management, Nordea
Andrew has been the Head of Fraud Management at Nordea for the past 3 years. Nordea is the largest financial services group in the Nordic region and one of the biggest banks in Europe. Andrew has over 15 years of Fraud Management experience across a range of large banks including Barclays, Lloyds and the Royal Bank of Scotland. Andrew’s role as Head of Fraud... Management at Nordea covers all businesses and countries where Nordea have a presence, as a shared capability sitting within the 1st line of defence. The role focuses on all areas and types of fraud to prevent, detection and resolve cases to deliver the best fraud outcome for customers, clients and the bank.
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... government ministers about the trends driving business and finance. His experience has led him to look at cybersecurity as a key component of the value chain and to ask whether firms are really taking cyber threats seriously and why third-parties will force them to.
Anthony Herring, Head of Cyber – Nordics, Marsh
With 13 years of insurance experience under his belt, Anthony joined JLT’s European Cyber team in 2018. Following the Marsh acquisition of JLT, Anthony was appointed Head of Cyber for the Nordic region in 2019. Based in our Stockholm office, he supports clients in the Nordics with Cyber insurance. Before... joining JLT, he spent three years at Aon combining the roles of Property Specialist and Cyber practice leader for their Swedish office. Prior to that, he was a Property and Business Interruption underwriter at XL Catlin and FM Global.
Sebastian Claydon Takle, Subject Lead - Threat Intelligence, Financial Cyber Crime Center, DNB
Sebastian has been working within the Financial Cyber Crime Center (FC3) at DNB since 2016. He is currently the Subject Lead for Threat Intelligence connected to financial crime and is responsible for identifying and assessing organized criminal groups that pose a threat to DNB and DNB's customers. Sebastian’s interests lie in working with financial crime, fraud... prevention and investigation, threat intelligence, security and cross industry and border cooperation. He is a graduate of City University Law School.
Andy Dyrcz, Head of Cyber Security, Linkfire
Andy Dyrcz is currently the Head of Cyber Security at Linkfire, a smart marketing platform for the creative and music industries headquartered in Copenhagen. Andy has over 15 years of experience within Information Technology and e-Commerce. At Linkfire, Andy is responsible for defining the strategic vision and leading the tactical execution across a full spectrum... of technology services including Technical Operations, Security and Privacy Compliance. He has recruited and built a top-performing Security and Privacy program and created roadmaps to revitalize and optimize complex IT network within a rapidly evolving business climate. Andy manages a global team with direct reports, and operating budget and has spearheaded the GDPR compliance program enabling a privacy first approach to the music marketing industry. Andy is a natural driver able to create key connections, influence decisions, and lead teams.
Jan Tietze, Director Security Strategy EMEA, SentinelOne
Before joining SentinelOne in 2020, Jan Tietze served in senior technical and management roles ranging from engineering to CIO and CTO roles for global IT and consultancy organisations. With a strong background in enterprise IT and an early career in senior field engineering roles in Microsoft and other security and consulting organisations, Jan understands... real world risk, challenges and solutions and has been a trusted advisor to his clients for many years.
Hanne Hansen, Interim CISO, Ørsted
Hanne is a highly experienced professional with over 35 years of invaluable IT systems and Financial Institutes experience. Through her practitioner experience, she has gained an in-depth knowledge of heterogeneous management of Financial Institutes both from IT and Business perspective. Most recently, Hanne was the interim CISO at Ørsted. Previously, she was assigned... as Leader of Leaders in Nordea Group Complaince IT. Her experience for the last 10 years includes being assigned as Competency Manager to Nordic Processor, a joint venture between IBM and Nordea Bank, where she led the IT Security, Identity & Access Management, Business Compliance and Risk management department. Hanne is well-respected within the peer community, and has managed project implementations of varying size and complexity with a wealth of practical and business experience. As a person who takes a holistic view and is deeply knowledgeable in all involved areas, from strategy and tactical to operational experience, she is able to successfully contribute to the development of customer business solutions based on Management and IT management services.
Mariana Pereira, Director of Email Security Products, Darktrace
Mariana Pereira is the Director of Email Security Products at Darktrace, with a primary focus on the capabilities of AI cyber defenses against email-borne attacks. Mariana works closely with the development, analyst, and marketing teams to advise technical and non-technical audiences on how best to augment cyber resilience within the email domain, and how to implement... AI technology as a means of defense. She speaks regularly at international events, with a specialism in presenting on sophisticated, AI-powered email attacks. She holds an MBA from the University of Chicago, and speaks several languages including French, Italian and Portuguese.
Paul Norris, Senior Sales Engineer, Tripwire
Paul “PJ” Norris has over 28 years of IT experience and 15 years working in the information security industry. In 2015, he joined Tripwire as a Senior Systems Engineer, providing pre-sales support to the UK & EMEA region across multiple industry verticals and international markets. Paul’s security expertise spans across the fields of e-discovery, forensics,... policy and compliance. He regularly contributes to Tripwire’s blog, The State of Security.
Ronald Pool, Senior Solutions 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... strategies, forensics & security operations. In his role, he encounters the acts of organized hackers at a regular basis, adding to his ever growing cyber security context, which he enthusiastically shares with his audiences.
Alex Kirk, Global Principal, Suricata, Corelight
Alex is a veteran open source security technologist, and currently serves as Corelight's Global Principal for Suricata. Previously, he spent 10 years with Sourcefire Research (VRT), where he wrote the team’s first malware sandbox and established its global customer outreach and intelligence sharing program. He has spoken at conferences across the globe on topics... from “Malware Mythbusting” to “Using Bro/Zeek Data for IR and Threat Hunting”, and was a contributing author for “Practical Intrusion Analysis”, and oft-used textbook for university courses on IDS. His security engineering background also includes 5 years at Cisco and Tenable.
Rupert Collier, Director of Sales – EMEA and APAC , RangeForce
Rupert Collier is Sales Director, International at RangeForce, and, over the last 20 years, has worked in product management and commercial roles at many leading companies in the cybersecurity and wider technology industries. Bilingual in German and English, Rupert is responsible for RangeForce’s business development activity outside of the United States and will... give you insights on how simulation-based training is helping organizations elevate cyber skills, fill staffing gaps, and cost-effectively improve their security team's ability to detect, contain, and remediate cyberattacks. You will get to see the simulation platform in action and learn how it makes it easier to orchestrate and personalize training for larger teams with a diverse range of skill sets.
Max Mansson - Client Director, UK & Europe, Silobreaker
As a Silobreaker Client Director, Max works closely with security teams in both private and public sector organisations. His in-depth understanding of complex security and intelligence requirements across multiple industries, combined with his expertise in how technology can be used for extracting relevant and timely insights from large data-sets, enable... him to help customers find value or mitigate risk across numerous use-cases.
Stuart Sharp, VP of Solution Engineering, OneLogin
Stuart Sharp is VP of Solution Engineering at OneLogin, helping customers address today's Identity and Access Management challenges through the cloud-based OneLogin Trusted Experience Platform. During a career spanning more than 25 years, Stuart has had a passion for driving technical innovation, with a particular focus on Data Security, Cloud Encryption and... Identity and Access Management. Before joining OneLogin, Stuart has worked for an Oxford University high-tech spin-off, as Global Product Management for Database Security at Oracle, and as VP of Solution Engineering for CASB provider CipherCloud. Stuart earned his BA at Harvard University, and MPhil at Oxford University.
Jamie Moles, Senior Security Engineer, ExtraHop
Jamie has worked in the Computer Industry for over 30 years, focused primarily on Security and Infrastructure technologies. In the early 1990s Jamie was one of the UK's leading experts on Computer Viruses - authoring his own Virus Scanner for MSDOS before joining Symantec as technical support lead for the new Peter Norton range of products, including the new... Norton AntiVirus product. Nowadays Jamie is helping customers understand and mitigate the risk contemporary threats pose to their business.
Emilio Rocchi, Senior Solutions Consultant, Lexis Nexis Risk Solutions
Emilio Rocchi is Senior Solutions Consultant Fraud and Identity at LexisNexis® Risk Solutions, based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, where he has lived since 2000. Before joining LexisNexis, he was a Solutions Consultant specializing in e-Commerce and Latin American payments at Ingenico ePayments. Prior to his 9 years at Ingenico, he worked at Ipswitch, an American... software company as a sales engineer, helping to expand its distribution channel in Europe. He holds a Master's Degree in International Relations from the National University of Rosario in Argentina. He then specialized in Public Administration and Government at the University of Speyer, Germany. He has recently completed a specialization in e-Commerce and e-Business at the Polytechnic University of Madrid.
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... effectiveness of security programs to defend against attackers.
Justine Desmond, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Synack
Justine Desmond is Sr. Product Marketing Manager at Synack. Prior to Synack she was a Capstone Consultant at HP and a Research Fellow at Public.io Justine graduated cum laude with a Bachelor’s Degree in International Relations & Politics from Scripps College, and holds a Masters of Public Administration (MPA) in Economic Policy from The London... School of Economics and Political Science.
Paul Mote, Senior Director, Solutions Architects, Synack
Paul Mote is Senior Director, Solutions Architects at Synack. He has worked extensively with the US Federal government during his career including five years as a Security Operator for the Department of Defense and the Department of Commerce. While at Synack Paul and has focused on building solutions for the Department of Defense, Civilian Agency and Intelligence... Community as well as for customers such as McAfee and FireEye. He is and Associate of ISC2 (CISSP), a Certified Ethical Hacker (C|EH), and a Certified Network Defense Architect (C|NDA).