Christer Jansson

Expert in Cybersecurity, Data Privacy, GDPR, Strategic & Operational Consulting Assessment

Christer Jansson works as Head for the Cybersecurity Center of Excellence at Capgemini Sweden,  with responsibilities and focus on business development and delivering innovative, proof-of-concept style engagements as a project leader in the field of Cybersecurity. The clients Christer works with are major Swedish corporates and Swedish government, besides other large organizations. Christer is an experienced security advisor for large global clients board leaders, member of ISACA Sweden Chapter since 2010 and Board member since 2014.

Christer is a trained teacher and skilled in creating class and self-learning material, an excellent trainer and communicator. Christer is fluent in Swedish and speaks excellent English and has extensive experience working with clients across different sectors in an international environment.

Capgemini Cybersecurity CoE offers a range of consultant services designed to help our client organizations succeed within the Cybersecurity atmosphere of today’s IT. These consultant services are designed to support our clients in making the right decisions in order to tackle the most complex issues facing our clients in a digital world. The Capgemini Cybersecurity team under Christer also has GDPR Foundation certified consultants and architects that assist our clients in various ways on their path to becoming GDPR ready and achieve compliance. As the leader of the COE, Christer is also part of the Capgemini European Cybersecurity organization with other team members and country leaders coming from Norway, Finland, Netherlands, Germany, France, Spain, Portugal and Italy. Christer reports to the Sweden BU leader and Head of Cybersecurity for continental Europe.

Christer’s immediate previous employment was at an Information Technology major where he worked as Security Project Executive as the strategic advisor for client CIO/CISO on solutions for security related delivery within the Security Services integrated business unit division. Christer has more than 16 years of IT experience including leading security delivery teams, projects & programs working with clients cross-Nordic, Europe and Africa in complex IT projects, including manufacture, banking,  financial, insurance, retail, telecom, energy and public services.

Christer’s trainings and certifications are as follows:

  • Certification of Proficiency in English (ESOL3) 2013
  • PCIP Payment Card Industry Professional 2012
  • CRISC Certified in Risk Inform Systems Control 2011
  • CISM Certified Information Security Manager 2010
  • Certified IBM Senior Project Manager 2009
  • QSA Qualified Security Assessor 2008-16
  • PMP Project Management Professional 2007
  • ICI IBM Certified Instructor 2001
  • Examination Degree Teacher (Lärarhögskolan) 1991
  • IBM Leadership Development (Master Class 1-4)
  • Business Technical Delivery Leadership 2002-2014
  • IBM WWPMM (World Wide Project Management 2002-2005
Christer Jansson

My experience

Principal Consultant, Head CoE Cybersecurity Sweden @ Capgemini

12/12/2016 - Present

Security PE (Project Executive, counterpart for client CISO) @ Information Technology and Services

01/06/2016 - 12/28/2016

Senior IT Security Risk & Compliance Mgmt / Program Project Manager @ Information Technology and Services

05/05/2009 - 12/16/2015

Advisory IT Security Project Manager @ Information Technology and Services

05/09/2007 - 04/16/2009

Associate IT Security Project Manager @ Information Technology and Services

01/14/2004 - 04/18/2007

IT Project Manager @ Information Technology and Services

01/10/2002 - 01/20/2004

IT Specialist, Application Management Services, Trainer @ Information Technology and Services

10/18/2000 - 12/12/2001

Custom Service Center / Marketing Group / Trainer @ Utilities

05/20/1998 - 10/10/2000

Latest Publications


Capgemini presents Next Generation Security Operation Center

Christer Jansson

Next generation security operation centers (SOCs) resolve the need for cybersecurity skills...


Why retailers are missing an opportunity to use cybersecurity to drive growth?

Christer Jansson

Cybersecurity is often seen in terms of the cost of mitigation—or the ramifications of a...


Why 80% of organizations will fail getting ready for GDPR

Christer Jansson

Organizations’ main concern should be how to meet “data subjects’” expected interest and...


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