Holger Klindtworth is a Partner at Ebner Stolz and heads the IT audit division there.

In addition, he plans and coordinates system tests within the framework of the annual audit, internal audit jobs, forensic tests, consulting contracts, reviews and special audits in medium and large companies in the industry, retail, banking, insurance and service sectors.

Holger Klindtworth is the author of several publications on the subject of IT audits, including the standard reference work “Handbook for data validation” (Handbuch der Datenprüfung). He regularly holds lectures at trade and seminar events. He is a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified Internal Auditor (CIA) and Certified Information Security Manager (CISM).

For many years he was a board member of the professional association of EDP auditors (“Information Systems Audit and Control Association German Chapter registered organization (ISACA)”), and is a member of the Technical Committee on Information Technology (FAIT) at the “Institute of Chartered Accountants in Germany (IDW)”. Holger Klindtworth has a seat on the Audit Committee for the certification of IT project managers at the Hamburg Chamber of Commerce, and has taught at various universities in Germany.

Prior to his change to IT auditing in 1995, for several years he worked in commercial applications development for various system houses and as an IT consultant and project manager.