Christian Funk

Head of Global Research & Analysis Team, DACH

Christian joined Kaspersky Lab in 2007 and joined the Global Research and Analysis Team as Junior Malware Analyst the following year. He graduated from the Ingolstadt University of Applied Sciences in Germany in 2008 with a degree in Computer Technologies, specializing in information management. In 2014 he was appointed Head of GReAT, DACH, in order to lead the German division of the Global Research and Analysis Team.

Christian specializes in malware trends, mobile threats, and devices in the field of IoT, in which he researches vulnerabilities and privacy related issues. He's also passionate about monitoring and analysing gaming related threats. He's a regular speaker at IT exhibitions and security events around the globe.


Other Members of This Team

  • Costin Raiu

    Director, Global Research & Analysis Team

  • David Emm

    Principal Security Researcher, Global Research & Analysis Team

  • Stefan Tanase

    Senior Security Researcher, Global Research & Analysis Team

  • Sergey Golovanov

    Principal Security Researcher, Global Research & Analysis Team

  • Alexander Gostev

    Chief Security Expert, Global Research & Analysis Team