Joanna Swiatkowska
Deputy Secretary at ECSO

Joanna Swiatkowska, PhD, holds the role of COO at ECSO – European Cyber Security Organisation. She was a Director in the Supply Chain Cyber team, CISO at UBS from 2020 to 2022. She was the initiator and Programme Director of the European Cyber Security Forum – CYBERSEC from 2014 to 2019. In addition, she worked as an assistant professor at the AGH University of Science and Technology from 2018 to 2020. She was a long-term employee of the Kosciuszko Institute where she served as a cyber security expert and where she created a programme dedicated to the analysis of cyber security issues.

She has authored numerous articles, reports and analyses on cyber security and is a regular speaker at many national and international conferences. She was named among the 100 “rising stars of technology in Eastern Europe” by the Financial Times & New Europe 100 in 2017, and was also included in the “20 top women in cyber security in 2019” – a poll organised by the Women in Tech Summit.