Ilias Chantzos is Senior Director of Symantec’s Government Affairs programs for Europe, Middle East & Africa and Global Advisor for Critical Infrastructure and Data Protection. Prior to this role in Symantec Chantzos managed for 5 years the Government Affairs Programs for EMEA and APJ regions. Before joining Symantec in 2004, Chantzos worked in the Directorate General Information Society of the European Commission focusing on information security policy. He also represented the European Commission in various international forums.