Global Head of Security & Privacy Consulting, Continental AG
Mario D. Hoffmann is Global Head of Security & Privacy Consulting at Continental AG, Frankfurt, Germany. He is responsible for consulting & engineering teams worldwide supporting Continental’s automotive business units making future vehicle architectures robust against security threats and compliant to privacy regulations. Before moving to Continental in May 2016 he had been head of department “Service & Application Security” at Fraunhofer Institute for Applied and Integrated Security (AISEC) in Garching (near Munich), Germany, for more than seven years. From 1999 to 2008 he had been with the Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology (SIT), responsible for the department ”Secure Mobile Systems” from May 2004 to Dec 2008. His master degree in computer science he received from Darmstadt University of Technology, Darmstadt, Germany, in 1998. His master thesis he completed at Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.