Chris Hutchins

iciPublic Affairs, McAfee

Chris Hutchins is Managing Director for Public Policy EMEA for McAfee where he leads the company advocacy program with the EU institutions, other companies and trade associations and works to enhance our thought leadership at European level and to strengthen our reputation in the European capitals. McAfee is one of the world’s leading independent cybersecurity companies and creates business and consumer solutions from device to cloud. In building solutions that work with other industry products, McAfee helps businesses orchestrate cyber environments that are truly integrated, where protection, detection and correction of threats happen simultaneously and collaboratively. Security technologies from McAfee use a unique, predictive capability that is powered by McAfee Global Threat Intelligence, which enables home users and businesses to stay one step ahead of the next wave of viruses, malware and other online threats. Prior to joining McAfee in 2018, Chris was VP for Public Policy for Liberty Global in Amsterdam, a pan European TV, broadband and mobile platform operating under a number of brands including Virgin Media, Telenet, UPC and UM/KBW. Previously he headed up their Brussels public policy team responsible for directing Liberty Global’s engagement with EU policy makers, regulators and industry stakeholders. Chris has a legal background and has degrees in Politics, EU competition law from King's College London, and in LLM in telecommunications and IT law from Strathclyde University. He has many years of experience in the digital sector and brings substantial experience in developing and implementing effective advocacy campaigns and engaging with government stakeholders to build growth and enhance reputation.

Speaking at:

The EU, Third Countries and Brexit - Managing Secure Data Flows Across Borders
Monday, 11 February 2019 08:30