Xander Bouwman

Xander Bouwman

PhD Candidate

Delft University of Technology


Xander is a PhD candidate at Delft University of Technology researching cybersecurity threat information sharing.

His four-year doctoral research project started in 2019, with promotors Prof. Michel van Eeten and Prof. Bram Klievink. Previously, he completed a BSc in Information Sciences at Utrecht University and an MSc in Complex Systems Engineering and Management at Delft University of Technology.

During his studies, Xander interned at the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), Ministry of Foreign Affairs (MFA), and Data Protection Authority (DPA) of the Netherlands, as well as in European Parliament at the office of an MEP.


  • Cybersecurity info sharing
  • Threat intelligence
  • Network governance


Peer-reviewed academic work

(2020). A different cup of TI? The added value of commercial threat intelligence. In 29th USENIX Security Symposium (USENIX Security 20).

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