dr. Gábor Hontert

dr. Gábor Hontert

Head of Department, IT Security Department, Hunagrian National Bank

Dr. Gábor Hontert started his IT security career in 2002 as an independent external project coordinator participating in MKB Bank's BCP-DRP program. In this role he gained extensive experience in the design and implementation of disaster-tolerant systems, as well as in the field of enterprise-level centralized identity and access management. From 2005 he led the information security department of the MKB Bank, then in 2009 he went on to become the head of security at the KELER Central Depository Ltd., where he was responsible for the entire security environment of the company. As of August 2013 he heads the IT security department of the National Bank of Hungary. Gábor earned a master degree in law in 2002 and a number of prestigious certifications in the field of IT security (CISA in 2003, CISM in 2008, CISSP in 2011, CEH in 2017).