Matthijs van der Wel

Director Forensic Technology Solutions, PwC, NL
Matthijs is a cyber security professional, with over 15 years of relevant hands-on and management experience. He has specialized in Incident Response and Threat Intelligence. Matthijs has worked on many global investigations with international teams of outstanding and diverse professionals. Together, they have investigated some of the world largest payment card related data breaches, suspicions of fraud and have provided litigation support. He has conducted risk assessments and red teaming exercises, including social engineering and obtaining physical access to secure locations.


Next to his role at PwC, Matthijs is a guest lecturer at Erasmus School of Accounting and Assurance, part of Erasmus University. He is also trained and certified as an expert witness to the Dutch court and certified to handle financial data and IT systems holding that data in Luxembourg.



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