Ramon Krikken is a Managing Vice President in the Gartner Security Operations team. His team covers threat detection and response, as well as exposure management, which include SOC, SIEM, SOAR, MSSP, MDR, VA/VM, and Attack Surface Management. Ramon's personal topics of interest also include cryptography and privacy-enhancing computation, and cybersecurity mesh architecture.
Previously, Mr. Krikken led a team of security analysts to perform security management, risk assessment and security architecture projects. Prior to that, he was a security consultant to the financial, utility and healthcare industries, assisting customers - ranging from small and midsize businesses to large international commercial banks - with a variety of tactical and strategic security and integration initiatives.
TD Bank/TD Banknorth
Security Architecture Manager, VP
NMI InfoSecurity Solutions
DD&H Internet Vision
M.S., Computer Science, University of Twente, Netherlands
1Application security security architecture, including WAF, API security, and bot mitigation
2Structured data security, including data masking, anonymization, tokenization, encryption, and key management
3Privacy-enhancing computation, including homomorphic encryption and confidential computing