Short Biography

I am a Professor at Freie Universität Berlin and direct the Secure Identity group. Prior to that I was a Senior Research Scientist at Fuji Xerox's FX Palo Alto Laboratory (FXPAL). Before joining FXPAL, I served as Chief Technology Officer of OGM Laboratory LLC in Omaha, Nebraska. Prior to that, I was a principal scientist and served as a deputy department head in the security technology department at Fraunhofer Society Institute for Computer Graphics.

I received a M.Sc. and Ph.D. in computer science from Technical University of Darmstadt, Germany, and conducted post-doctoral research on secure inter-domain routing protocols at the International Computer Science Institute in Berkeley.