Roland Costea


Highly motivated professional with working experience in IT Information Security Solutions evolving from technical engineer to customer oriented positions as presales/solution/enterprise architect/trainer, Information Security Leader, Chief Security Architect at big companies (> 500) in Central and Eastern Europe (Accenture, Star Storage, Teamnet WPS, IBM, Genpact, Microsoft). Result-oriented individual strongly focused on customers, trying to offer the best solution based on their needs, capable of implementing complex projects under time pressure, while securing full commitment from key stakeholders.

Working as a Security Architect Lead for IBM & Microsoft in the last 5 years (CEE – Central East Europe region), responsible for Security sales productivity and deal flow by securing the “technical close”. 

Cybersecurity & Data Privacy are my main focus of expertise, being also a successful trainer for clients and partners in my region.

Certifications: CISSP, CIPT, CIPM, CISM, CRISC, TOGAF, ITIL-F, LPT, ECSA, CEH, CCNP, CCSP, CCDP, ISO 20000 Lead Auditor, ISO 27001 Lead Auditor, IBM Security QRadar SIEM Certified.