|Institute of Cryptography, Telecommunications and Computer Science, MS|
Chairman and CEO of Kaspersky Lab. One of the most prominent and authoritative person on the security industry with 22+ years experience in fighting malware.
Started his career in 1989 by developing his first anti-virus software, which became commercially available in 1991. In 1997 together with a group of peers founded Kaspersky Lab. In 12 years he made the company one of the biggest players in the market (3rd in the consumer segment, 4th in the B2B segment).