Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Maastricht University
Bart van den Heuvel, CISM, is Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Maastricht University (UM), the Netherlands.
After his role as data communications and network specialist at UM, Bart entered the Information Security arena in 2003.
Besides his CISO role, Bart is chair of UM’s incident response team UM-CERT, coordinator of UM’s Security Operations Centre UM-SOC. Bart also managed the GDPR implementation project within UM as ad interim DPO.
Outside UM Bart is chair of SCIPR, the community of practice on Information Security and Privacy within SURF, the National Research Network organisation in the Netherlands.
Cooperation and sharing of knowledge and information are key values during Bart’s career.