Dr. Rainer Baumgart
With a doctorate in physics, Rainer looks back on a 30-year career in IT security and held senior positions at RWTÜV AG. As CEO of secunet Security Networks AG, he led the company from its founding in 1997 until his retirement in 2019 to becoming a European market leader for high security technology. He continues to be involved as a consultant for secunet and RWTÜV, among others. On the European level, he was an active member of the ENISA (European Network Information Security Agency) Stakeholder’s Group. Rainer is a board member of Eurobits, an association for cybersecurity and partner of ECSO. He is also co-founder of eleQtron, a startup company developing quantum computers.