Co-Founder & CTO

Perseus Technologies GmbH

Sven Weizenegger is Co-founder and CTO of the Cyber Security Startup Perseus in Berlin and specializes in the protection of medium-sized customers.

He was the first hacker to be hired by Deutsche Telekom’s business division and, with more than 15 years of professional experience, has outstanding knowledge about cyber threats, countermeasures and their respective business impacts. As Senior Vice President Security, he was leading the security strategy of Kreditech, Germany’s largest financial technology company. Further milestones in his career: Founding member of the Cyber Security Business Unit, a founding member of the Cyber Security Summit (part of the Munich Security Conference) – initiator and responsible for several international partnerships on the topic of IT security. Initiator and spokesman of the Cyber Security Group within the German Startups Association.