Jakob Bund is an Associate at the German Institute for International and Security Affairs (SWP), where he serves as a threat intelligence liaison in the build-up of the European Repository of Cyber Incidents (EuRepoC). Jakob is also a Senior Researcher for Cyber Conflict and Statecraft at the European Cyber Conflict Research Initiative (ECCRI). His research focuses on evolutions in state responses to malicious cyber activity.
Until 2022, he headed the Cyberdefense Project at the Center for Security Studies at ETH Zurich, advising the Office of Cyberdefense Policy in the Swiss Department of Defense. Previously, Jakob worked as a researcher at Oxford University and the EU Institute for Security Studies, assessing the inclusive development of cybersecurity strategies for the British Foreign Office and the World Bank and supporting the EU’s track-two dialogues with strategic partners.