Reto Leuenberger


Zürich, Switzerland


Information Security
IT Security
ISO 2700x
BSI Grundschutz
Data Protection
IT Security Architecture
IT Architecture
Solution Architecture
IT Security Audit
System Security
Application Security
Public Key Infrastructure


Professional experience for Reto Leuenberger

  • Current 8 months, since Apr 2021

    Chief Information Security Officer


  • 10 months, Jun 2020 - Mar 2021



  • 4 years and 5 months, Jan 2016 - May 2020

    Chief Information Security Officer

    Migros Bank AG

    Responsible for the information security team; Operation and further development of the ISMS; Preparation of instructions and concepts; IT risk management and conducting IT risk analyses; Support of operation and IT in security matters; Collaboration in projects and consulting of the development and operation teams on safety-related questions; Planning and execution of IT security checks;

  • 3 years and 7 months, May 2014 - Nov 2017

    Lecturer in IT Security

    Schweizerische Technische Fachschule Winterthur

    Lectures on the topic of information security and IT security

  • 1 year and 6 months, Jul 2014 - Dec 2015

    IT Security Manager

    Schweizerische Nationalbank

    Operating and developing of the ISMS; Reviewing of security concepts, direction and guidance; Consulting on security questions for business and IT units; Consulting for internal development and engineering teams regarding security questions, planning and performing security checks; IT Auditing

  • 2 years and 10 months, Sep 2011 - Jun 2014

    Information Security Officer

    SIX Securities Services AG

    Reviewing of security concepts, direction and guidance; Consulting on security questions for external customers; Performing risk analyses; Consulting for internal development teams regarding security questions, planning and performing web application security checks; Maintaining and enhancing the Public Key infrastructure and the Web Application Firewall

  • 2 years and 11 months, Oct 2008 - Aug 2011

    Senior Security Engineer


    Planning and implementing of projects in the area of Web Proxy and Email Gateway; Technical leadership and presales support in the area of Security as a Sevices (SaaS); 1st and 2nd level support for network security components such as Web Proxy, Email Gateway, Firewall, Virtual Private Network and Endpoint Security; Responsible for all Linux based server including services such as Web Server, Wiki & Ticketing System

  • 2 years and 5 months, May 2006 - Sep 2008

    IT Specialist

    AutoForm Engineering GmbH

    Standardization of the development environment and processes based on Subversion, make and shell scripts; Responsible for all group level servers including services such as LDAP, DNS, Subversion, NFS and Samba; Link between technical support and development; Development of a license generation tool

  • 4 years, Aug 1997 - Jul 2001

    Apprentice in Computer Science

    Ascom Business Systems AG

Educational background for Reto Leuenberger

  • 6 months, Oct 2018 - Mar 2019

    Data Privacy Officer

    Hochschule für Wirtschaft in Luzern

  • 11 months, Mar 2017 - Jan 2018

    Management and Leadership

    Kalaidos Fachhochschule in Zurich on behalf of Migros Bank

  • 1 year and 1 month, Jan 2009 - Jan 2010

    Information Security

    Hochschule für Wirtschaft in Luzern

  • 6 months, Jan 2008 - Jun 2008

    Information Security

    Hochschule für Wirtschaft in Luzern

  • 1 year and 3 months, Oct 2003 - Dec 2004


    Fachhochschule Aarau in Windisch

    IT System Management

  • 2 years, Oct 2001 - Sep 2003


    Fachhochschule beider Basel in Muttenz


  • German

    First language

  • English


  • French



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