Akvilė Giniotienė

Security governance expert

Membership in professional associations

  • GFCE
  • Sounding board member for CIIP capacity framework development

Countries / regions of work experience

Lithuania, United States of America, Bangladesh, Burundi, Uganda, Ukraine, Ecuador and Sakartvelo.

Areas of expertise

  • National Cyber Security Policies and Strategies
  • National Critical Information Infrastructure Protection (CIIP)
  • Cybersecurity Capacity Maturity Model (CMM) deployment
  • EU NIS Directive

Mrs. Akvilė Giniotienė is a cybersecurity governance expert with a broad knowledge and extensive experience in state governance, public sector transformation and change enablement to increase national resilience against multi-faceted threats.

Mrs. Giniotienė focuses on cybersecurity capacity building to enable nations and governments establish necessary governance and legislative frameworks, protect critical infrastructures and establish cyber threat landscapes. She also supports organizational efforts to fight internal fraud and provides advice to foreign investors on national threats and risks.

Prior to joining NRD Cyber Security, Mrs. Giniotienė held a number of senior management positions in the Government of the Republic of Lithuania and international organizations, where she dealt with many complex issues and focused on increasing national and international resilience to emerging threats.