Project Description

Lt.Col. (R) Robert Kośla

Director of the Department of Cybersecurity, Chancellery of the Prime Minister of Poland

Graduate of the Faculty of Cybernetics at the Military University of Technology in Warsaw. Since 1994 in the Cipher Bureau of the Office of State Protection (UOP). 1998-2006 Deputy Director of the Department of Information and Communication Security of the Internal Security Agency (ABW). 2006-2008 delegated to the Ministry of Interior and Administration as National Project Manager responsible for development of the Schengen Information System and Visa Information System in Poland. 2008-2018 Director of the Public Safety, National Security and Defense Sector at Microsoft CEE HQ. 2018-2020 Director of the Department of Cybersecurity of the Ministry of Digital Affairs.

Responsibilities of the Department of Cybersecurity – The Chancellery of the Prime Minister: Development of the National Cybersecurity Syste; Implementation of the National Cybersecurity Strategy 2019-2024; Development of the National Cybersecurity Standards; Supervision of Qualified Trust Service Providers – European QTSPs eIDAS; Building and coordinating the National Cybersecurity Certification System.