Andre Esser

Dr. Andre Esser

Lead Researcher

Dr. Andre Esser is the Lead Researcher of the Asymmetric Cryptanalysis team within the Cryptography Research Center at the Technology Innovation Institute.

A leading expert in the cryptanalysis of post-quantum secure schemes, Dr. Esser has made significant contributions to the field, including being a co-designer of three submissions to the NIST call for post-quantum secure digital signatures. He is an active member of the cryptographic community, frequently publishing in top-tier IACR conferences and serving on various program committees.

Dr. Esser holds a Ph.D. in Public Key Cryptanalysis from Ruhr University Bochum, Germany, and specializes in code-based constructions and hardness assumptions.