Matthias Muhlert
“Cyber Chef” at Dr. Oetker

Matthias Muhlert stands for Information Security leadership with over two decades of transformative contributions. His career is defined by a dedication to empowering teams, optimizing processes, and leveraging cutting-edge technology to ensure both operational excellence and strategic alignment with overarching business goals. Currently pioneering as the “Cyber Chef for Pies, Pints, Pastries, Parties, and Pizza” at Dr. August Oetker KG, and serving as ECSO CISO Ambassador for Germany, Matthias is a visionary seeking to fortify digital landscapes against evolving threats.

His journey encapsulates leading global security initiatives, fostering resilient and agile security frameworks, and building robust relationships across all organizational levels. Matthias’s expertise is further validated by an impressive roster of certifications, including ISO 27001 ISMS Manager, CISM, CISSP, and Certified Ethical Hacker, to name a few. His role in pivotal positions, from automotive CISO position to spearheading IT security in banking, showcases his ability to navigate the complexities of cybersecurity in diverse settings.

Matthias is not just a strategist but a connector, bridging gaps between technology and business, ensuring security is not just a protocol but a business enabler. His efforts to craft a cohesive European cybersecurity community underscore his commitment to collaborative growth and collective security resilience