Eric Singer

Regional Chief Information Security Officer - EMEA, Schneider Electric


Eric Singer has been working for more than 25 years in Cybersecurity.


After having worked for a telecom operator (Bouygues Telecom) and an industrial manufacturer (Alcatel) as a Cybersecurity internal auditor, Eric Singer joined the ANSSI, the French Cybersecurity Agency. He actively participated in the creation and management of the government 24/7 watch and alert center and leaded the coordination of cybersecurity crisis simulations.


Between 2009 and 2018, he has been Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) for several companie as  Galeries Lafayette, Nexans, Orano and AKKA Technologies.


Since 2018, Eric is working at Schneider Electric as CISO for the European Middle East and Africa region, leading and maintaining the company cybersecurity vision and strategy, ensuring that information assets and technologies are adequately protected.


Eric Singer is also a Board member of the CESIN, the representative association of information and digital security experts in France with more than 600 CISO members from large French companies or administrations in all sectors (banking, insurance, industry, services, media, health).