Munich. With effect from 1 April 2014, Herbert Huß (49) will become new Managing Director of TÜV SÜD Sec-IT GmbH, a subsidiary of TÜV SÜD Management Service GmbH. TÜV SÜD Sec-IT GmbH offers comprehensive services in the fields of data protection, new media and IT security as well as security services for data centres and IT forensics.
After studying business administration, Herbert Huß held various functions at a steel and raw materials group in the Ruhr District before moving to TÜV SÜD Management Service GmbH in 1995, where he worked as an auditor for management systems. Up to 2009, he held various management positions in the certification company. In the same year, he changed to TÜV SÜD Life Service GmbH, where he was responsible for private customer business. He was appointed CEO of the company in 2011. With effect from April this year, Huß will be responsible for the entire service portfolio of TÜV SÜD Sec-IT GmbH.