Athena Bourka is a Network and Information Security Expert in the European Union Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA) on the areas of data security, privacy and trust. She is also the ENISA’s Data Protection Officer. Before joining ENISA, Athena had been working for over 10 years as a privacy and security expert in the Hellenic Data Protection Authority and the European Data Protection Supervisor (seconded national expert). Athena has also worked in the past in the areas of healthcare data security and environmental information systems and networks. She has studied electrical and computer engineering and holds a PhD on information security.