Mr. Max Klaus is Deputy Head of MELANI – the Swiss Federal Reporting and Analysis Centre for Information Assurance -, within the Swiss Federal IT Steering Unit.
Max Klaus has been working for the Swiss Government since 2002 and has a polytechnic degree in IT security. He started in the Swiss Federal Chancellery, where he worked for different E-Government and E-Voting projects. After 18 months as IT Security Officer in the Federal Department of Defence, People’s Protection and Sports, he started his work as Deputy Head of MELANI on September 1st, 2008. He is responsible for the strategic development of this organization as well as for parliamentary affairs and public relation.