Andreas Mitrakas

Head of Unit – Market, Certification & Standardisation, European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA)


Dr. Andreas Mitrakas is Head of Unit “Market, Certification & Standardisation” in the European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA). He co-chairs the Stakeholders Cybersecurity Certification Group (SCCG). At ENISA he has previously held various posts in operational management and general management.

Prior to joining ENISA, Andreas served as General/Senior Counsel in Globalsign, Verizon/Ubizen.

Andreas is a qualified lawyer and holds a doctorate in business procedures, information technology and Law (Erasmus University of Rotterdam), a M.Sc. in Strategic Quality Management (University of Portsmouth) a LL.M. in Computer science and Law (Queen’s University of Belfast) and a first degree in Law (University of Athens).


This presentation provides a policy overview of the cybersecurity certification framework and the accomplishments of the preparation of drfat candidate cybersecurity certification schemes. It also presents complementary and support actions concerning standardization and the provisions of the proposed amendments to the Cybsersecurity Act.

3:10 p.m. - 3:30 p.m.

Thursday Tomorrow’s Cybersecurity PM

Head of Unit—Market, Certification & Standardisation, European Union Agency for Cybersecurity (ENISA)

Cybersecurity certification: from policy to action... more info