All persons are experts in the area of IT Security and offer the customers from Radar Cyber Security an extensive expertise.

Thomas Hoffmann – Managing Director Sales & Marketing

Thomas Hoffman has over 20 years of experience in the international management of IT security companies. He was the founder of EUNET Austria and EUNET International BV (later successfully sold to Qwest). Furthermore, Thomas Hoffmann was the founder and CEO of CSM Security Management Ltd (later successfully sold to SurfControl plc). Thereafter, he was the Managing Director for Central Europe and advisor to the board of SurfControl. Before founding Radar Cyber Security together with Harald Reisinger, Thomas Hoffmann was Sales Leader Austria for Security Services and Software Support for IBM Austria. He studied international business at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and the Concordia University in Montreal.

Harald Reisinger, Managing Director Service Management & Innovation

Harald Reisinger has over 20 years of experience in corporate management in the IT sector. He was the co-founder of Greentube Ltd. (later successfully sold to Novomatic). Before and during the IPO phase of (today digital entertainment plc.) he was a member of their management team. In 2001, Harald Reisinger founded the base-camp GmbH, which developed into one of the largest IT security companies in Austria. Radar Cyber Security originated from his idea for an IT risk management as a managed service. Harald Reisinger studied international business at the Vienna University of Economics and Business and the University of Nebraska at Omaha.

Dr. Christian Polster – Chief Portfolio Officer and Chief Security Officer

Before joining Radar Cyber Security, Dr. Christian Polster worked for Lufthansa Systems AG, the global IT management arm of Lufthansa AG, and in various positions in the field of IT security for the Computer Software Manufaktur GmbH, CSM Security Management AG and SurfControl GmbH. He studied business informatics at the Technical University of Vienna and the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid as well as business administration at the Vienna University of Economics, London School of Economics (LSE), HEC Paris and Singapore Management University (SMU). He finished his doctorate in strategic finance at the Vienna University of Economics.

Wolfgang Gröller – Chief Technology Officer

Wolfgang Gröller has more than 10 years of international project experience in the field of cybersecurity. He has been working in the IT security and consulting environment for 15 years and has been entrusted with the development of Managed Services for security and infrastructure companies. Since 2016 he has been responsible for the development of operational business and technical innovations at Radar Cyber Security. He studied Business Administration at Middlesex University.

Petra Pongratz – Chief Financial Officer

Petra Pongratz brings with her several years of finance leadership experience, having held management positions in IT companies and technology companies. Prior to that, the proven financial specialist was in charge of accounting, controlling, legal and human resources. She studied Accounting and Controlling as well as English with a business combination of Europe – Language – Economics – Law in Graz.

Lothar Hänsler – Chief Operating Officer

With a professional track record of more than 35 years Lothar Haensler has been holding various IT-Management positions in Germany, the United States and Singapore. In his latest assignment of 6 years as the Head of Cybersecurity with the internationally operating Rolls Royce Power Systems AG he was responsible for the setup of a Cyber Defence Center based on VAS, LDA, NIDS and ATD modules. Lothar holds a degree in Business Administration from Pforzheim University (GER) and brings in highly valuable IT Security qualifications from ISO27001 to digital forensics, ITIL, Cyber Security Practitioner (BSI and ISACA) and the renowned CISSP certification.

Advisory board

The Advisory Board advises the Executive Board in strategic matters with regards to the business development of Radar Cyber Security. Among the Advisory Board members are internationally experienced personalities with a strong foundation in industry, finance and consulting.

Christian Schwarz

is Managing Director of CYOSS GmbH, an ESG Group company. Previously he was in senior management positions at ESG, ATLAS Elektronik and Malik Management Zentrum St. Gallen. He completed his studies at the University of Bradford, at the International Business School & University of West Virginia and at the Academy of Marketing, Munich.

Leo Strohmayr

is board member at Invest Unternehmensbeteiligungs AG and member of the advisory board in numerous international industry and technology companies. He completed his studies at OECI/Vienna University of Economics and Business, University of Zurich, Edinburgh Business School and Sloan School of Management at MIT in Boston.