Sven Brülisauer studied at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. He holds a Dipl. Ing. ETH degree as well as the additional qualification of Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) and Sun Certified Unix Administrator.
After working as a programmer and trainer for Siemens and ATAG Debis, Sven Brülisauer joined Open Systems in the year 2000, responsible for audits and penetration testing. He was then active in several positions in the Professional Services and Consulting divisions. From 2014 to 2017 he was responsible for sales at Open Systems in his role as Executive Vice President Consulting. In May 2017 Sven Brülisauer became the Chief Security Officer and joined the Executive Team of Open Systems.
As of 2002, Sven Brülisauer has been a representative of FIRST (Forum for Incident Response and Security Teams). He is a member of SWIRT, CH-Certs and represents Open Systems at SISA (Swiss Internet Security Alliance).