Identity Management Europe 2020


15 September 2020





Robert Garskamp

Entrepreneur, Advisor on Digital Identity Matters and Founder of the IDnextplatform

With the enormous speed of technological digitalisation transformation nowadays, Robert believes that it will influence, constitute and shape our society where you are able to control your identity on attribute level within a secure and privacy-regulated basis.

As an expert for 10 plus years, Robert strives to share his knowledge and experience regarding several topics about digital Identity, security, privacy, mobility, risk management and compliance with several organisations in different sectors. He also advises and consults various organisations (in the public and private sector) related to digital identity.

Robert is Founder of the IDnext platform, a pan-European open and independent platform to support and facilitate innovative approaches in the world of the digital identity, creating awareness about digital identity, providing a knowledge and networking platform for experts in IT, Business and Marketers as a European centre of expertise.

Tari Dogra

Head of Division-IT Service Management, St. James’s Place Wealth Management

Tari has a background in building and delivering service management teams. At St. James’s Place Wealth Management, he is involved in the development of IT strategy and providing governance on several transformation projects to ensure delivery to scope, budget and on time. He is responsible for the delivery of services by internal IT teams and Outsourcing partners, to agreed SLAs. These services are delivered in accordance with the ITIL framework focusing predominantly on the processes of Incident Management, Problem Management, Change Management, Access Management, Request Fulfilment, Configuration management, Operations Management, establishing and reporting of performance against SLAs and KPIs.

Tari has been involved in the delivery of an Identity Access Management project to understand technical risk, compliance and mitigate it by delivering certifications for compliance, automation of the business processes of Joiners, Movers and Leavers for all the St. James Place Wealth Management communities.

Rodolfo Grave

Enterprise Cloud Architect, Schroders

With a background in software development and then architecture, Rodolfo is always looking for that place where theory meets reality. Identity Management and data access controls are an area in which many good ideas come up but can rarely be fully implemented. As an Enterprise Cloud Architect Rodolfo has been helping come up with new patterns and strategies that help teams deliver applications that can be useful and flexible while still protecting their data.

Before being an Enterprise Cloud Architect at Schroders, Rodolfo was a Solutions Architect (also for Schroders) and a Team/Tech lead in several other companies in the Financial Industry.

Stefan Bosnjakovic

IAM and GRC Architect, Deutsche Kreditbank AG

Since 2016, Stefan has been an IAG Architect in the “IT Readiness Project DKB” at DKB Deutsche Kredit Bank. The emphasis of his professional activity during the last fifteen plus years has been on Identity and Access Management and Governance, Risk and Compliance projects. He has also undertaken related project activities including Segregation of Duties methodology development, Requirement Engineering, role modelling and design of standardised access and role-models, workflow and associated process modelling and BPAM business process analysis and modelling in consideration of relevant security norms.

Before DKB Deutsche Kredit Bank, Stefan was based with many banking and financial institutions working on IAM and GRC projects

Martin Boreham

Senior Solutions Engineer at BeyondTrust

Martin Boreham is a Senior Solutions Engineer and Technology Evangelist at BeyondTrust where he is constantly building new and existing partnerships with global customer’s, providing thought leadership and best practise to drive the BeyondTrust Universal Privilege Management capabilities to align with customer strategy while disrupting the Cyberattack Chain. Martin has worked in IT for over 25 years, primarily within finance and telco sectors, more recently primarily focusing on DevOps practise and Cloud Infrastructure capabilities.

Previous Speakers

Nick Caley

Global VP of Financial Services & Regulatory, ForgeRock

With twenty years’ experience covering all aspects of Information Security, Nick Caley has advised global clients in industry and government on security strategy and the operational capabilities that enable organisations to protect their most valuable assets. Engagements over the last two decades have provided Nick with detailed knowledge of enterprise infrastructure and the protection of sensitive, high value data.
Enterprise has developed hybrid architectures and data driven business models, Nick has advised on how to enable digital transformation whilst reducing risks. With ForgeRock, Nick is Global VP of Financial Services & Regulatory with a focus on guiding organisations to deliver successful outcomes beyond compliance with GDPR, PSD2 and Open Banking.

Angelos Varthalitis

CIO, Transdev Nederland

Solutions-driven executive with extensive global experience in IT service management, security operations and infrastructure fields.

Performance-focused IT leader credited with driving large-scale projects to success by overseeing executive vendors and stakeholder relationships, while strategically maximizing the value of technical resources.

Proven capacity to multitask, interpret business needs into technical solutions and vice versa, develop new technologies s while managing a cross-functional team.

While others take pride in meeting all standards set before them, my passion is for delivering service that goes beyond organisational expectations, creating a win-win scenario for everyone involved!

Patrik Horemans

Subject Matter Expert - Identity and Access Management, IBM Security Europe

Patrik started his career in IT more than 20 years ago supporting server hardware. Since then he moved into several roles as a consultant, pre-sales, channel manager and sales.

He is active in the field of Identity and Access Management for more than 15 years and worked for several start-up and well-established vendors in this space.

He joined IBM in 2015 specializing in the IBM Security IAM offering. Now he works as a subject matter expert in the field of Identity and Access Management for IBM in Europe.

Besides knowledge of the commercial offerings he is well educated on the technical aspects.

David Pignolet

CEO, SecZetta

With nearly two decades of experience in application, network, and data security, David founded SecZetta to address a growing need for better IT security and identity and access management to address the gaps that exists as it relates to third party identity risk and lifecycle management.

As a successful entrepreneur, David has founded two successful IT management and security companies working with global organizations to help fill these gaps. He is a former member of the Air Force National Guard, where he specialized in combat communications focusing on encrypted secure communications.

Sébastien Stormacq

Technical Evangelist, AWS

Seb is inspiring builders to unlock the value of the AWS cloud, using his secret blend of passion, enthusiasm, customer advocacy, curiosity and creativity.

Sébastien worked as consultant and pre-sales engineer for the last 20+ years with large enterprises and start-ups helping them transform business requirements into technical solutions, unlock the value of middleware, mobile applications, and scale systems to meet customer demand.

Before joining the AWS Evangelist team, Seb built & lead the AWS technical training team in EMEA, and the Alexa solution architecture team in UK, France, Italy and Spain.

Markku Rossi

Chief Technology Officer, SSH.COM

Markku Rossi is CTO and responsible for R&D at SSH.COM. Markku was with SSH from 1998-2005 as a Chief Engineer and was a major contributor to the SSH software architecture.
Prior to re-joining the company in 2015, he co-founded several companies such as Codento and ShopAdvisor, and served as CTO at Navicore and as Chief Architect at Nokia. He has a Master of Science degree in Computer Science from Aalto University.

Hugo Löwinger

Principal Identity Strategist, PwC

Hugo brings 15 years’ experience in delivering digital identity strategy and solutions within retail banking, payments and telco’s. He helps clients rethink and rebuild digital identity capabilities from onboarding to omnichannel authentication and fraud detection with the ultimate goal to strike a balance between optimizing user experience, security and cost.

Hugo currently leads the Customer Identity Practice of PwC’s EMEA Center of Excellence for Identity & Access Management and has previously fulfilled strategic positions at various (challenger) banks and consultancies.

Joost Koiter

Identity and Access Management Consultant, FuseLogic

For the past 12 years, Joost has been working on many Identity and Access Management implementations.

After gaining hands-on experience at IBM, he quickly continued his career as one of the thought leaders of the Oracle IAM practice at FuseLogic, a boutique IAM specialized company.

Recently he took on the challenging position to become the leader of the Okta practice at FuseLogic. In that role, he has been involved in many successful Okta implementations and FuseLogic is now a valued Okta partner.

Joost has developed a true cloud mindset and mostly enjoys researching and designing the best possible Okta solutions to solve use cases on-time and on-budget. He is also a certified Okta Consultant, a certification level that is only held by a few people worldwide outside of Okta.

Joost earned a master’s degree in Computer Science from Delft University of Technology.

Hans Zandbelt

IAM Architect, OpenID Foundation

Hans is a Founder and IAM Architect at ZmartZone IAM. He holds an MSc. degree in Computer Science, Tele-Informatics and Open Systems from Twente University (1993). He has over 20 years’ experience as a technical leader in research and innovation projects, including digital identity initiatives. In 2007 he joined SURFnet as the Architect and Technical Product Manager of SURFfederatie, the national infrastructure for federated Single Sign-On for the research and higher education community in the Netherlands.

In 2011 he joined Ping Identity as an expert on Single Sign-On, Cloud Identity & Access Management and large-scale deployment of federation technology, representing the CTO Office in Europe. In 2017 he founded ZmartZone IAM to provide Identity & Access Management consultancy and to contribute to standards and open source development in the broader field of IAM. He is an active member of the OpenID Connect Certification team in the OpenID Foundation.

Marcus Mueller

VP Enterprise Sales EMEA, OneLogin

Having graduated in Mechanical Engineering, Marcus has spent the last 20 years working in the IT industry, helping North American SaaS companies expand their operations into the EMEA market. With a wide ranging background working with software and services vendors across every industry, Marcus now heads up OneLogin’s EMEA business as VP Enterprise Sales EMEA.

Darshana Gunawardana

Senior Technical Lead, WSO2

Darshana is a key member and a senior lead of WSO2 Identity Server team. He mainly focuses on the domain of identity management and computer security. He is also interested in the areas of distributed computing and embedded systems.
Darshana has worked with Fortune 500 customers on providing IAM solutions and technical consulting. He has been a speaker at WSO2Con, IDM London and other IAM related events.

Mark Vermeulen

Director for Sales in Benelux, Omada

Mark is Sales Director for Omada in Benelux and has a long track record in management and sales positions in leading IT security companies such as Symantec and HPE. His main focus is on assuring successful information protection projects and he brings a wealth of expertise in DLP, CASB, IAM, IGA solutions and their best practices.

In the fast-growing space of identity and access management, Mark and his team assist Omada’s Benelux customers in their journey to a successful IGA/IAM implementation with Omada’s unique approach based on a comprehensive IGA process framework.

Edwin Grimminck

Identity Governance Specialist, SailPoint

Edwin has been working in IT with a main focus on Identity, Governance and Security products for over 20 years.

After working as an Identity and Access Management consultant, designing, implementing and advising in IAM projects, he’s now working as a Sales Engineer at SailPoint. In this role, he is supporting sales colleagues in the Benelux with all technical related questions, product demo’s, presentations and workshops within their Identity and Security portfolio.

Expertise: Identity and Access Management, Security, Single Sign On, Strong authentication, NetIQ/Novell and SailPoint products.

Edina Dobos

Head of Technology Compliance, Diageo

Edina is currently the Head of Technology Compliance for Diageo, leading cross functional activities in preparations for and in response to internal and external audit requirements and compliance with IT control Frameworks.

Previously held various positions in covering both IS and Business SoD control activities for the key ERP, accompanied by management assurance over ERP application controls as well. Having gained 10+ years in managing and improving overall response to business SoD-risks, she expanded her remit to cover and transform IS SoD control activities as well.

During her career she has created the foundations of a centralized SoD operations team, standardizing and simplifying new monitoring procedures along with leading the upgrade of GRC Access Control and Emergency Access Management from a business point of view.

Her experience includes as a business acceptance lead a major review of SoD-matrices, translation of rules into GRC solution, designing and implementing new monitoring processes and engagement to achieve management- and external auditor confidence in the new procedures.

Edina is certified in CISA, CRISC and COBIT 5 and is highly qualified in ERP security, administration and configuration.

Jan Winus van Roode

Innovation Manager, Nsecure b.v.

Jan Winus has worked for more than 15 years for Nsecure, a leading Dutch security company and a domestic market leader in physical access control. In the last 2 years, he has been working as an innovation manager. From this position, he started a project to take a whole different approach to physical access management, which has become a spin-off from his former employer. He is a graduate Master of Law (Erasmus University Rotterdam) and Master of Security Science and Management (Delft University of Technology).

Faisal Syed

Global Head of Access Management, UBS

With over 15 years’ experience in identity and access management, from engineering solutions to managing global programs that deliver complex products and business solutions, Faisal has gained unique insights into what it takes to deliver successfully.

At UBS he manages a 100 strong global team consisting of program managers, architects and engineers – working closely with CISO to address both compliance and innovation challenges. And is accountable for managing almost 8 million entitlements for over 100,000 people across applications and infrastructure.

The complex and highly regulated environment at UBS has given its own unique opportunities to allow Faisal to define roadmaps to deliver Cloud, Robotics, XAAS and new regulatory requirements for access management.

Faisal has an MSC in Information Technology (with Distinction) from Queen Mary’s College, University of London, and prior to his 17 years at UBS, worked at Oracle as a consultant implementing bespoke Java and database solutions.

David Terrar

Director and Deputy Chair, Cloud Industry Forum

David is a well-known strategist, keynote speaker and influencer on cloud computing, digital transformation, social collaboration and ERP software.  He is a Director and Deputy Chair of the Cloud Industry Forum, judges the UK Cloud Awards, and is Founder & CXO of digital strategy consultancy Agile Elephant.  He is a specialist in sales, marketing and operations in the technology sector, and guest lectures on digital and social media at Henley Business School and on INSEEC’s MBA programme.  David is an advisor and non-exec director for several companies, and a regular host on the tech TV channel Disruptive. Live.

Mark Vermeulen

Director for Sales Benelux, Omada

Mark is Sales Director for Omada in Benelux and has a long track record in management and sales positions in leading IT security companies such as Symantec and HPE. His main focus is on assuring successful information protection projects and he brings a wealth of expertise in DLP, CASB, IAM, IGA solutions and their best practices. In the fast-growing space of identity and access management, Mark and his team assist Omada’s Benelux customers in their journey to a successful IGA/IAM implementation with Omada’s unique approach based on a comprehensive IGA process framework.