Hakan Özbek is responsible for Cyber Security, IT Forensics, eDiscovery and IT Analytics within the Governance, Risk & Compliance practice of Warth & Klein Grant Thornton in Frankfurt, Germany.
Hakan Özbek has gained 17 years of professional experience with consulting in Cyber Security, IT Forensics and eDiscovery in Big 4 Audit Firms on global level. He has more than 17 years of professional experience most of which he gained working at Big Four Audit Firms.
He is Certified Fraud Examiner, Certified Information Systems Auditor and Certified Data Protection Officer and has profound insights into specialties of financial services due to a high number of engagements in this sector.
He is active in several organizations dealing with Cyber Security and IT-Forensics, e.g.:
- Member of the “ACFE” and “ISACA” in Germany
- Expert group for IT Forensics of the German Federal Agency for Information Security (“Expertengruppe IT-Forensik des Bundesamtes für sichere Informationstechnik BSI”)
- Member of Bundesverband Deutscher Sachverständiger und Fachgutachter BDSF e.V. (Expert Witness in Computer Forensics)
- Instructor for Digital Forensics at Cyber Akademie