Andre Adelsbach

Andre Adelsbach

VP, Group Information and Cyber Security GSOA / SES

André Adelsbach is the VP Group Information and Cyber Security at SES and is responsible for defining and executing SES’ Cyber Security strategy and continuously enhancing SES’ security framework.

Since joining SES in 2010, André is leading and developing SES’ Information and Cyber Security function, which covers all aspects of information and cyber security, including security governance, security risk management, security engineering, and security operations across SES.

Before joining SES, André headed the Security, Audit, and Governance Services team of Telindus – Belgacom ICT in Luxembourg, where he oversaw the development and delivery of strategic security services in the governmental, financial, communications, insurance, and space sector.

André is a cyber security enthusiast who has been working in cyber security for more than 20 years. He authored more than 40 international publications and served as a program committee member and reviewer for various security conferences and journals.

André Adelsbach earned a Ph.D. for his research in information security and cryptographic copyright protection at Horst Görtz Institute for IT Security.

André is certified CISM, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor and Lead Implementer, GCFA and GREM. Andre serves on the Space-ISAC Board and GIAC Advisory Board