Since joining the IBM Hyper Protect team beginning of 2019 Stefan Schmitt is responsible for the overall Hyper Protect Cloud services. Especially IBM Hyper Protect Crypto Services and IBM Hyper Protect DBaaS. Leading these services to provide easy to consume customer experiences for Cloud Native application and transformation projects. Prior joining Hyper Protect, Stefan lead the SaaS platform for the IBM Talent organisation. Delivering a high available and resilient runtime for customers around the world.