André is a senior manager and evangelist in the area of information security and cybersecurity. André has about 20 years of experience working for strategy consulting firms, major IT system integrators, in a line function as senior manager for a global player, and as well for smaller entrepreneurial spin-off’s. Today he is a leading cybersecurity strategy expert with Capgemini invent in the German-speaking market.
He developed cybersecurity strategies, concepts, and architectures for a broad range of industries. André was in charge of the development of new security portfolio elements in disruptive technologies and worked often in leading roles in mission critical and troubled projects. André joined major bid teams in outsourcing as tower head for security or during the transformation and transition phases as cyber program manager due to his broad understanding of IT technology and IT operational processes and their security needs. In addition to the management of business, he is convinced that it is crucial to stay in touch with the evolving technologies through own regular practical work in projects.
André got his master degree in electrical engineering from the University of Darmstadt, Germany and the Grande Ecole Centrale de Lyon, France. André worked all over Europe and is an accomplished speaker and lecturer on cybersecurity.