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Nick Savvides

Nick Savvides

CTO & Senior Director of Strategic Business, APAC, Forcepoint
Nick Savvides is the Senior Director of Strategic Business, Asia Pacific, at Forcepoint, the global cybersecurity leader for user and data protection. As a recognised business leader, Savvides' remit includes leading a practice that works with Forcepoint's key customers and partners to deliver innovative and transformational security projects by taking a whole of business, human-centric approach. Savvides is an information security expert, with over 20 years' experience, having presented at over 80 conferences, contributed to many high profile panel discussions and regularly appears in the media on cyber-security related topics. He is also responsible for providing thought leadership and over-the-horizon guidance to CISOs, industry and analysts and to Forcepoint's product and research teams. Prior to joining Forcepoint, Savvides spent 14 years at Symantec with recent role as Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Asia-Pacific & Japan. Savvides is an active member of IT Security community and member of several industry bodies.