Johan Hesse

Johan Hesse

Managing Director – secunet International GmbH & Co KG

Johan Hesse is the Managing Director of of secunet’s international trading subsidiary. In this role he has developed and expanded the company’s business activities into Europe and abroad. With his experience of almost 20 years in the international security market for high assurance crypto devices, he also coordinates and develops secunet’s global business strategy.

Within his career, Johan was always active in developing and pushing forward projects for major government organisations and authorities. As an example, one of secunet’s most complex projects was the implementation of encryption technology in the worldwide German embassies network. Meanwhile approximately one third of the European Ministries of Foreign Affairs are supported by Johan and his team.

Johan holds a degree in Mathematics (Diploma of the University Hamburg) which, together with his expertise in Economics, enables him to understand and address the special demands of international customers in IT security.