Author Profile

Joerg Fritsch

Joerg Fritsch

VP Analyst

10 years at Gartner,  25 years' experience

Location:  Netherlands  |  Language(s):  Dutch, English, German

Roles and Responsibilities

Dr. Joerg Fritsch is an analyst on the Security and Risk Management team. Dr.Fritsch focuses on data security and cloud security. His mission is to move each client forward, and have a positive impact. To re-ignite this 10X or 100X spirit that organisations had in the early day of cloud and big data.


Previous Experience

Prior to joining Gartner, Mr. Fritsch was CISO at an international organization.

Professional Background

  • International Organization, Information Security Officer (CISO), 10 years
  • Kohlhammer , Software Developer, 1 year
  • Versatel , Systems Security Engineer, 3 years


  • M.B.A., Technology Management, The Open University, U.K.
  • M.Sc., Chemistry, University of Applied Sciences, Esslingen, Germany
  • Ph.D., Computer Science, Cardiff University, U.K.