Robert Kisteleki works as Manager of the Research and Development department. In this role, he leads a dedicated team of thinkers to support the RIPE community by providing network research, data analysis and prototype tool development.
He has been working on developing web-based e-commerce solutions and portals since 1994. From there his focus gradually shifted to information security. He has been part of a core team that built a public certification authority from the ground up in Hungary; he later became the manager of these services.
Robert joined the RIPE NCC in 2006 as a System Architect, became the manager of the Science Group in 2008, and became the manager of the R&D department in 2011.
He has an MSc degree as a Program Designer Mathematician from the Eotvos Lorand University (ELTE) in Budapest, and a BSc in Management. He also holds CISSP and GSEC certifications.