Georg is an information security, cyber risk, and technology expert with extensive experience protecting organisation across the globe from cyber threats.
He has worked with organisations of all sizes from start-ups to Fortune 500 companies to identify areas of cyber risk and mitigate those risks through pragmatic program development, control implementations and ongoing operation; including audit.
Georg has degrees in information technology, technology management, and research, and has worked with organisations in several industries including; legal, financial services, non-profit, media, education, and government. He is currently the National Information Security & Risk Manager at Corrs Chambers Westgarth in Melbourne and prior to returning to Australia was at leading advisory firm Grant Thornton as an Experienced Manager (Business Risk Services) and Director, Information Security Management at Kraft Kennedy Inc. while based in New York City.
Georg has also served as a Board Director on the ISACA New York Metropolitan Chapter Board and is a three-time Microsoft MVP award recipient. He is a senior member of the ACS and holds a number of certifications including ACS CP(Cyber Security), C|CISO, CDPSE, CISSP, CISM, C|EH, ISO27001 Lead Implementer, MCSE(Security), MCSA, and MCTS.
In addition to his work protecting organisations, Georg also teaches Master of Cyber Security students at Charles Sturt University and IT Masters on Cyber Warfare and Terrorism, and volunteers with non-profit organisations EX-MED Cancer and Bicycles for Humanity (Melbourne).