Pieter Kasselman is a member of Microsoft’s Identity team where he is focused on workload identities. Pieter has over 25 years of experience as a technologist and engineer. Working on bringing new technologies and business models to market.
Pieter’s first encounter with Identity was his final year project which used neural networks to identify users, based on typing patterns. Since then he worked in a number of roles as a cryptographer, information security analyst, software engineer and program manager in industries that include defence, finance, software, silicon and cloud.
His diverse background gives him a unique perspective of the importance of identity as both a business enabler and the first line of defence for organizations.