Koen is a leading IT and cyber executive, is advisor for governments and companies and Supervisory Board member and advisor of several Cybertech startups and scale-ups. He has over 40 years of experience working in the public sector, both as a military leader and as a civil senior executive. He was also deployed to operational missions. In the IT and cyber domain, Koen led NATO’s transformation of communications towards the concept of Netcentric Operations and drove change in the NLD Ministry of Defense as CIO. As General Manager of the NATO Communications and Information Agency he helped optimise NATO’s IT and Cyber capability and services.
expertise: Expert Cybersecurity training, digital transition, cyber strategy