e2 Security enhances cyber & information security expertise in the X1F Group

The Ninth X1F subsidiary enables a broader range of services

  • Group customers benefit from expanded security expertise
  • X1F: different as a service


e2 Security GmbH, based in Bonn, Germany, is now part of the X1F Group. It is a consulting firm specializing in the areas of cyber & information security and digital transformation.
These experts implement cybersecurity as an integral part of their customers’ business applications in order to best protect organizations and infrastructures through design, planning and execution. Services include the establishment and adoption of comprehensive cybersecurity services such as: Penetration Testing & Vulnerability Management, Audit & Compliance Testing, and Cloud Security for very large cloud or ERP providers. The distinctive security services are flanked by e2 Security providing digital and business consulting with a focus on supply chain management, data strategy and end-to-end process analysis.

Andreas Flegel, Managing Director of e2 Security: “X1F opens up a great scope of scaling for us. Likewise, we are pleased to join this group and make an important contribution to the intensive development of cybersecurity expertise.” “To this end, we are fully contributing our security and digitalization experts and their many years of experience in auditing and securing IT system landscapes. For both our employees and customers, pronounced synergies arise from the cooperation with the experienced IT specialists of the X1F Group,” adds Kay Wolf, also Managing Director of e2 Security.

“With the extensive expertise that e2 Security possesses, we are optimally expanding our cyber & information security competencies,” says Lars Ackermann, CEO of X1F. “Against the background of the currently volatile economic, political and social climate, security has become enormously important for our customers and an essential requirement for trusted advisors. For our customers from defense and other regulated industries, the addition of our cyber and information security portfolio offers clients the opportunity to receive a secure, coherent range of services from a single source, with core process configuration and optimization on incoming payments and investments. We are very excited about the continued growth in 2023 and welcome the new colleagues to the group.”

Andreas Flegel

Managing Director

e2 Security GmbH

Kay Wolf

Managing Director

e2 Security GmbH

Lars Ackermann


X1F GmbH

the following companies now comprise the X1F Group

About X1F

The X1F Group offers technology and transformation consulting from a single source, supporting banks, insurance companies, industry and the public sector in the digital transformation with a full service offering. Under its umbrella, X1F bundles specialized, innovative and complementary services for business process consulting, platform integration, data analytics, artificial intelligence, security, identity & access management as well as cloud architecture and IT infrastructure. X1F as a holding company, in which funds of the Swiss private investor group Ufenau Capital Partners hold the majority stake, generates annual revenues of more than 140 million euros with its nine corporate subsidiaries and more than 900 employees. It offers IT solutions at 33 locations in Europe, the USA, Canada and Australia.

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