Partner and Co-Founder
Steffen Gundel studied Medical Informatics at Heilbronn University of Applied Sciences, Heidelberg University and Northumbria University in Newcastle (England). He has worked as an IT security consultant since 1999, and he has developed complex security solutions for large international corporations. He is one of the authors of the book “Firewalls im Unternehmenseinsatz” (literally translated: Firewalls used in companies) published by dpunkt-verlag.
Steffen Gundel has been working at cirosec since April 2002, where his focus is on conceptual IT security and risk analysis. He develops security guidelines and advises our customers regarding the introduction and further development of information security management systems (ISMS) according to ISO/IEC 27001 and “BSI baseline protection" (IT-Grundschutz), on the selection and introduction of tools for security management as well as on innovative and new IT security topics.
In his role as a managing consultant, he has, since 2009, also been responsible for the operational planning of cirosec consultants and for the related overall project management.
Moreover, he gives talks at various conferences on a regular basis, and he writes articles on current security topics for professional journals.