ETH Zurich HEC Lausanne - The Faculty of Business and Economics of the University of Lausanne

Alain Mermoud

*** BRIDGING THE GAPS BETWEEN INFORMATION SECURITY, ECONOMICS, AND GOVERNANCE FOR A SAFER AND MORE RESILIENT CYBERSPACE ***

> PhD candidate in information systems and researcher in the economics of cybersecurity – HEC Lausanne. Topics : cyber / economic / information warfare and Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP).

> Managing Director and co-founder of SWISS-INTELLIGENCE.INFO, a boutique management consulting firm specialised in competitive intelligence and information assurance for the financial industry.

> FinTech early-stage investor / advisor with focus on big data, blockchain and cybersecurity startups.

> Winner of the 2015 international Atlantic Council Cyber Challenge as head of team Switzerland.

> Results oriented professional with extensive experience (5y+) of management consulting, competitive intelligence, and information assurance for the financial industry. Multidimensional expertise in providing board of directors and senior management with detailed research, intelligence and understanding that supports informed decision-making and drives business growth.

> Entrepreneurial spirit with experience in fast-paced, complex, and multilingual environments : trilingual English, French, Swiss-German / German.

> International education background (USA, UK, Germany, France, Switzerland) and global contact network, including Japan and South Korea.

> Former sniper platoon leader and currently Intelligence Officer in the Swiss Armed Forces, with rank of Captain on active-duty.

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06/12/2016

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