ROME- The undersecretary of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Giorgio Silli, has appointed Marco Gabriele Proietti as personal advisor in the Cybersecurity field. The assignment is on a non-monetary basis.
Proietti is the president and founder of Cyber Security Italy Foundation, the first non- profit foundation in Italy in the third sector in the cyber world, and expert of institutional relations. Over the years, he has gained an extensive experience in the field of national and international cybersecurity, also due to his commitment in the Foundation and to the promotion of plenty of educational and training initiatives dedicated to the spread of the awareness and cyber culture.
“I thank the Under Secretary for the esteem in which I have been held and for the prestigious charge – Proietti commented. I am proud and honoured having the opportunity to serve my country in such a crucial field for the preservation and development of our Nation. I will bring all my skills to bear to support the under-secretary Silli in the activity of preservation of the national interests in the cybersecurity field”.
As personal advisor, Proietti will collaborate with the undersecretary providing counselling and strategical support in managing the cyber threats and in the critical infrastructure defence.