Silvio Oertli is the Head of SWITCH-CERT (Universities & Registry). Before joining SWITCH-CERT, he has been working in IT investigation for law enforcement agencies since 2008. Started as an project manager, he went into the field of digital forensics and last as deputy head of the investigation service at the Cybercrime Competence Center of the Zürich cantonal police. Before his career as an IT investigator, he gained several years of IT industry experience as a project manager, software developer and systems engineer for 911-dispatch-software. Silvio is a trained IT forensics trainer and teaches digital Forensics at the University of Applied Sciences in Business Administration Zurich . In addition to his IT engineering degree, he holds a Bachelor of Law.
Silvio has been on the TF-CSIRT Steering Committee since September 2018 and the Chair of TF-CSIRT since September 2019.