A severe warning from MP Bart Groothuis for fast growing risks of cyber threats and ransomware

Assessing the Cyber Security Risk

Interview by Jennifer Baker

Bart Groothuis is a Dutch politician serving as a Member of the European Parliament since 2020. He is a member of the Dutch conservative-liberal People’s Party for Freedom and Democracy and is the Rapporteur on Europe’s cyber security directive, NIS putting his years of experience in cyber security into legislative practice.


Jennifer Baker sat down with Bart Groothuis to discuss cyber security risks.

Questions such as “What are the most prominent cyber security threats? Have these changed as a result of the war in Ukraine?” and “How has demand for cyber-related insurance coverage changed since the start of this year?” were addressed.


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This article represents the opinion of the interviewee, and not necessarily the opinion of the AAE.

This article was published in The European Actuary No. 30 – June 2022