Head, Group Information Security, Hellenic Bank
Leonidas has more than 21 years of experience in the fields of IT, IT Audit, Information Security, and Business Continuity. He has been the Head of Information Security for Hellenic Bank since 10/2011. Previously, he worked for other major organizations and banks, such as Amdocs, Unisys, ABN AMRO, EMPORIKI BANK, FBME BANK, and ALPHA BANK. Moreover, he has established the Cisco Networking Academies in the private educational institutions of Cyprus and has trained numerous instructors and students. He holds a BSCS and an MBA as well as relevant professional certifications, like CISM, CISSP, CISA, PRINCE2 Practitioner, ITIL Foundation, CEH, CHFI, Security+, CCNDP, CCDP, CCAI, MCSA, MCDBA, JAVA2, and other. He dedicates his private time on BREATHE, a book on self-awareness, which stands for Breath, Resilience, Embrace, Accountability, Truths of Life, Happiness, and Enjoy.