Michael Schmid

I am a doctoral candidate at the Chair of Mobile Business and Multilateral Security from Professor Kai Rannenberg at the Goethe University Frankfurt.
I graduated from the University of Applied Sciences Wiesbaden with a degree in computer science in 2008. In addition I have a master degree in business administration from the FOM University of Applied Sciences Berlin.
I have been Deputy Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) at Hubert Burda Media Holding KG for 11 years. Since 2023 I have been a Senior Manager in the Corporate Security of the Lufthansa Group in the area of Cyber Security Regulations.

I have more than 15 years of experience in information security, working both at national and at international levels.

Research Interests My research is mostly focused on the following topics:

  • Information Security Management,
  • Information Risk Management,
  • IT-Compliance & Governance and
  • Security Metrics