Thijs is a technically strong and creative security professional focused on solving any incident or challenge he comes across. Thijs has been active in the IT security field for over 20 years and has been a pioneer in the field of incident response. He has been on TV as the head of the digital detective team during two seasons of the Dutch version of the Hunted TV show. He further has been a very active CTF player for many years and has won multiple CTF finals with his teams the Eindbazen, Hack.ERS and Jobless Hackers. Thijs further designs and builds escape rooms including escape rooms for security awareness training.