Wouter Wissink

Principal Cyber Risk Engineer & Technology Industry Practitioner at Chubb

After seven years of working for two other insurance companies, Wouter Wissink joined Chubb in 1993 and has taken on many different roles and responsibilities since. Besides being a member of the continental EUZ LC management team, Wissink has also held responsibility for learning & development and admin and took on the role of deputy manager for the Northern region.

Today, Wouter is a specialist in the field of Infotech (PI insurance for ICT-companies) and cyber risk engineering. He gained broad knowledge of all kinds of exposures such as (large) property risks, casualty, TIS, cyber and cargo.

He conducted risk engineering visits within the whole of Europe on telecom risks, software companies (E&O), transport and large machinery manufactures for product liability. He coordinated several multinational programs and carried out risk management reviews on information security, cyber, and property and product liability. He completed several information security courses at e.g.  MIT in Boston and completed a master in science in risk management at the University of Twente in 2011.

Wouter is certified in Information Security Management Principles (CISMP. Since 2000, he has carried out information security surveys on cyber risks and information technology companies and since 2013 also at hospitals, banks, wholesalers and manufacturing companies (supply chain).  To stay up to date with current and future risks, he regularly visits E-crime and privacy congresses throughout Europe and followed many intercompany trainings on information security in the US.