Web Shield was founded with a highly motivated team of professionals from the credit card and IT industry. Each member has a proven track record of leading successful projects at the cutting edge of technology. The combined experience of the team includes large-scale project management, system architecture design, software development, online research, several investigation areas (account data compromise investigations, fraud investigations, etc.).
CHRISTIAN CHMIEL – CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
Christian was the former Deputy Head of Compliance at Wirecard Bank AG (Germany). He is a specialist in the field of online investigations and has published several books in this context. In addition he is a member of the board of the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners for the German Chapter.
Email: christian.chmiel (at) webshieldltd.com
MARKUS BAUER – CHIEF TECHNICAL OFFICER
Markus has over 15 years of experience in the area of setting up and maintaining internet technology- and database systems. He is an expert when it comes to the design of the architecture of IT systems.
Email: markus.bauer (at) webshieldltd.com
MARKUS PRAUSE – VICE PRESIDENT UNDERWRITING AND CONTENT MONITORING
Markus has specialised his knowledge in the area of underwriting and online investigation techniques while working in the risk departments of two different merchant acquirers for the last years. He is mainly responsible for the complete due diligence and monitoring procedures of Web Shield and is also an instructor of the Web Shield Academy.
Email: markus.prause (at) webshieldltd.com
PHILIPP JOSTKLEIGREWE – HEAD OF CONTENT MONITORING
Philipp has gathered various research and investigation skills during his sociology studies at the University of Leipzig. As the Head of Content Monitoring, he is responsible for the regular merchant monitoring and the MasterCard MMP procedures.
Email: philipp.jostkleigrewe (at) webshieldltd.com
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Web Shield Academy
- Certified High-Risk Underwriter (WSA) in London
- 02. Mar 2017 - 03. Mar 2017
- ADVANCED High-Risk Underwriter (WSA) in Frankfurt
- 16. Mar 2017 - 17. Mar 2017
- Certified High-Risk Underwriter (WSA) in Singapore
- 27. Jul 2017 - 28. Jul 2017