Professor Basie von Solms

Prof SH (Basie) von Solms is a Research Professor in the Academy for Computer Science and Software Engineering at the University of Johannesburg in Johannesburg, South Africa. He is presently the Director of the UJ Centre for Cyber Security of the University of Johannesburg.

Basie is a member of the World Economic Forum’s Global Future Council for Cyber Security as well as a member of the UK Government’s Cyber Fellows Program for Africa. Apart from his special interest in Cybersecurity Capacity building, he is supervising several PhD students in the areas of Cyber Counterintelligence, Cybersecurity Maturity and national Cybersecurity Strategies and Policies.