Petra Oldengarm is director at Cyberveilig Nederland, the trade association for the Dutch cybersecurity sector. After graduating from Groningen University with a degree in Technical Computer Science, she gained experience with various employers in the public and private sector. Oldengarm has been active in the cybersecurity domain for many years. Besides her (parttime) work for Cyberveilig Nederland she works since 2018 as an independent cybersecurity consultant who advises the government and private organisations on several strategic themes. She has been a guest lecturer at Leiden University and is a member of the Advisory Board of Bits of Freedom.