Chief Information Security Officer

Stabsstelle CISO

The Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) is responsible for the design, implementation and monitoring of the information security process.

With the participation of the IT-Security-Board (IT-SB) the CISO initiates, steers and controls the information security process, which must include measures especially for rapid crisis intervention, according to prior defined priorities. To ensure continuous control of the information security process, the IT Security Board shall meet regularly.

The CISO assumes responsibility for IT security for TU Braunschweig in the sense of an authority management and coordinates security measures in the decentralised organisational units with their security officers, respectively.

The CISO heads the IT Security Board. The IT-SB develops guidelines and regulations for the proper establishment of appropriate protective measures with regard to IT infrastructure, IT processes and data worthy of protection at TU Braunschweig.

Contact (via the ticket system of the TU Braunschweig):
informationssicherheit(at) (please no Spam/Phishing reports, see below!)

Contact for confidential information:
E-Mail - or (with the option of encryption via DFN-S/MIME):
private E-Mail

Please send reports of spam and phishing to


Dr. Christian Böttger

Dipl.Phys., zertifizierter Informationssicherheitsbeauftragter (DFN, CERT, gemäß ISO27001/BSI-Grundschutz)

Foto Dr. Christian Böttger