Sebastian Wolfgarten

Head of CIO Office

European Central Bank

With over 20 years of experience in IT, Sebastian Wolfgarten’s career started in EY and T-Mobile as (ethical) hacker and seasoned cyber security professional breaking into companies’ IT infrastructure and applications for money (best job ever!). Equipped with strong technical acumen, analytical and communication skills, he moved on to work at the ECB and explore the exciting world of central banking and banking supervision - a world full of digitalisation and IT! Dive into his journey from techie-turned-MBA-turned-manager as a testament to the rich set of choices life has to offer in private corporations, public institutions, entrepreneurship/intrapreneurship and beyond.