Angelika studied mathematics and computer science at Hannover University, Germany, and completed a PhD in mathematics. After working for the German Information Security Agency, she founded her own information security consultancy company, which she later integrated into Help AG, a UAE based cyber security company. Whilst still strategically advising Help AG, Angelika is now focusing on her role in AIDirections, with the vision to empowering organizations to transform AI advantages into innovation and success.
Angelika’s key achievements are:
• Editor of ISO/IEC 27001 (the information security management system standard) and many other standards in international standardization
• Development and implementation of the Cyber Security Strategy for Dubai, together with DESC
• Development of methodologies to assess AI maturity and the opportunities and risks of AI use