Dr. Robert Reinermann

Dr. Robert Reinermann

Dr. Robert Reinermann is CEO of VdS and has held this position for 8 years. VdS is a fully-owned subsidiary of the German Insurance Association (GDV), and is one of the leading independent testing and certification institutions in the security and safety market. Under the leadership of Dr. Reinermann, VdS has been strategically repositioned and is now a modern service company covering all aspects of corporate security and safety. A vitally important business sector for VdS is IT security and safety, and Dr. Reinermann has played a leading role in the development of the Cyber Security Standard VdS-3473.

VdS now offers a practicable and comprehensive level of protection for the first time for medium-sized companies with the award-winning Cyber Security Standard VdS-3473, and offers the insurance industry innovative solutions for evaluating IT risks. Dr. Reinermann has a doctorate in Psychology, holds an MBA & Engineering degree (with a focus on management and mechanical engineering) and is a certified systems security professional (CISSP).