Roberto Cascella is a Senior Policy Manager at the European Cyber Security Organisation (ECSO). He coordinates the two technical ECSO WGs with a high impact on the European cybersecurity strategy: WG6 defines the cybersecurity R&I roadmap for trusted and resilient technologies, and WG1 focuses on standardisation and certification in cybersecurity with the mission to establish trusted supply chains at EU level, also via international cooperation. At ECSO, he also facilitates the liaison with 5G IA, AIOTI, BDVA/DAIRO, etc… and the MoU with CEN CENELEC and ETSI. He is a member of the Stakeholder Cybersecurity Certification Group (SCCG) established under the Cybersecurity Act.
Before joining ECSO, he worked as Innovation and Research Project Manager and Research Scientist contributing to several EU projects. Roberto holds a Ph.D. (2007) in ICT from University of Trento, an M.Sc. in Telecommunication engineering from Politecnico di Torino and KTH Stockholm (2003).