Executive Board and Management

 

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Management

Oliver Dehning

Oliver Dehning

CEO, responsible for Hornetsecurity's US business, finance and controlling as well as human resources

Engineering graduate in communications technology, MBA, scientific research in the field of pattern recognition; since 1998 working in various management positions at IT companies and in the field of optical technologies. Head of the “Security Competence Group” at eco, Association of the German Internet Industry and head of the working group “Cloud Security” at TeleTrusT – Federal German Association for IT security; Managing Director and Partner at Hornetsecurity GmbH.

Daniel Hofmann

Daniel Hofmann

CEO at Hornetsecurity, responsible for product development, IT operations and marketing at Hornetsecurity

Executive IT consultant, several years of experience in various positions in the IT market. Since 2004 independent businessman and founder/ first developer of antispameurope Services, Managing Director and partner at Hornetsecurity GmbH.

Daniel Blank

Daniel Blank

CEO at Hornetsecurity, responsible for Sales, Service Desk and Customer Success

Executive IT consultant, over 13 years of experience in selling complex IT products. Active since 2008 in various management positions in the cloud security environment, since 2014 Managing Director at Hornetsecurity.

The management team

Tobias Rieke

Tobias Rieke

Director of software development at Hornetsecurity, responsible for product development

Application developer; since 1999 working in various positions and areas of software development; experience in database administration, systems integration, web development and IT consulting; since 2008 Product Development Manager at Hornetsecurity.

Olaf Petry

Olaf Petry

Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Hornetsecurity

Engineering graduate in computer science with more than 20 years of experience in IT; since 2007 various senior positions at Hornetsecurity.

Yvonne Bernard

Yvonne Bernard

Head of Product Management, responsible for the product management

Dr.-Ing. of computer science, more than 5 years as a researcher in the area of system computer architecture, 2 years at Hornetsecurity, where she worked as a personal assistant, since 2016 Head of Product Management.

Tobias Hammer

Tobias Hammer

Head of Marketing, responsible for marketing at Hornetsecurity

Graduated technical writer, more than 10 years of experience in marketing, joined Hornetsecurity in 2014 – 4 years as a specialist for online marketing, Head of Marketing since December 2017.

Jakob Rudat

Jakob Rudat

Head of Service Desk, responsible for the operation of our services at Hornetsecurity

Qualified IT specialist for systems integration, apprenticeship at a system house until 2009, worked in addition to the support department in sales and as a pre-sales consultant with project focus, since 2011 at Hornetsecurity, since 2016 as deputy head of department, since 2018 as head of department.

Viktoria Wagner

Viktoria Wagner

HR Manager, responsible for human resources at Hornetsecurity

M.A. Integrated Management, B.A. Business Administration, since 2010 experience in HR, since 2017 active in leading position in Human Resource at Hornetsecurity.

Fabio Castro

Fabio Castro

Team Leader Infratructure Operations, responsible for infrastructure development at Hornetsecurity

Qualified IT administrator with almost 20 years of professional experience. Rewarded by Microsoft as IT Professional, Technology Specialist and Solutions Associate. Since 2018 Team Leader Infrastructure Operations at Hornetsecurity.

Alexis Tenzler

Alexis Tenzler

Head of Customer Success, responsible at Hornetsecurity for customer support in technical matters

Diploma in Business Information Systems (BA)
15 years of experience in pre-sales and service management at various IT security companies.
With Hornetsecurity since May 2018 as Head of Customer Success

Alexander Spaller

Alexander Spaller

Director Sales Enterprise at Hornetsecurity responsible for the sales of enterprise customers in the DACH region

Trained retail salesman with more than 10 years of experience in the IT industry, with a focus on system integration. With Hornetsecurity since February 2015, since December 2017 in a leading position.

 

Merlin Grimm

Merlin Grimm

Head of Inside Sales, responsible for internal sales at Hornetsecurity

Trained real estate agent, has held various inside sales positions at Hornetsecurity since 2013. Since the beginning of 2018 in a leading position in Inside Sales.