Job Title: FIRST Steering Committee and Board Member, and Cybersecurity Manager at Panasonic
Description: Damir “Gaus” Rajnovic currently serves as a Cybersecurity Manager for the EU region at Panasonic, where he began working in 2012. As part of his duties, he helps formulate Panasonic’s policies and strategies related to security and privacy. He also advises internally on possible effects of new and upcoming legislation in the EU and the US. He began his active involvement in computer security in 1993 and continued fueling his passion through participation in the FIRST Forum in 1994. Over the years, he has remained active within the organization through serving on the FIRST Steering Committee and as a Board Director. Within FIRST, he also founded a Vendor Special Interest Group (SIG), which gathers teams from some of the world’s most recognized vendors, including Microsoft, Apple, Ericsson, IBM, Cisco and Oracle.