Troels Oerting Jorgensen

Strategist, Cyber Risk Strategy

Chairman of the Board, Centre for Cybersecurity

World Economic Forum

As strategist of the Cyber Risk Cohort, Troels Oerting Jorgensen, along with Raj Samani, guides business leaders through critical issues in cybersecurity. 

Throughout his career, Oerting has worked with governments and corporations to advise on how they react to the increasing international cyber threats and worked closely with law enforcement, intelligence services, and cybersecurity businesses.


He was formerly with the Danish National Police, first as Director, Head of the Serious Organised Crime Agency, and then as Director of Operations, Danish Security Intelligence Service; Deputy Head, ICT Department and Deputy Head, OC Department, Europol, EU’s Police Agency; Head of European Cybercrime Centre and Head of Europol Counter-Terrorist and Financial Intelligence Centre. 2015-18, Group Chief Information Security Officer (CISO), Barclays.

Oerting has chaired the EU Financial Cybercrime Coalition, of which most banks are partners, and has very strong experience in cybersecurity. Since 2018, he has served as the Chairman of the Advisory Board, Centre for Cybersecurity, World Economic Forum.


Oerting is based in Geneva.