Ben Krutzen is partner of the Dutch practice of KPMG IT Advisory.  Ben holds a PhD in Theoretical Physics.

Prior to joining KPMG, Ben was Deputy Group CISO at Royal Dutch Shell (RDS), accountable for the RDS Cyber Security Strategy (2010-2016).  In this role, Ben has shaped the engagements on Cyber with the Board, and has defined and mobilized three successive multi-year company-wide improvement programs.

Ben’s current focus is to helping clients develop a risk based cyber security strategy and roadmap,  and transforming their information risk management processes through integration and automation.