WG Chairs & TF Leads

Nikolas Ott

GFCE Title: Task Force co-lead CBMs, norms & Cyberdiplomacy
Job Title: Cyber/ICT Security Project Management, Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE)
Description: Nikolas Ott is part of the cyber/ICT security team within the Transnational Threats Department of the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe (OSCE). In his capacity, he manages the capacity-building projects, OSCE’s cyber/ICT Confidence-Building Measure (CBM) implementation efforts and co-ordinates international outreach. Previously, he worked at the NATO CCDCoE, the NATO Cyber Defence Section and the Hertie School of Governance. He is an alumnus of the Mercator Fellowship of International Affairs and the German Academic Scholarship Foundation. He holds a M.A. in Law and Diplomacy from The Fletcher School of Law and Diplomacy (Tufts University) and B.A. in Political Science from the Freie Universität Berlin.