Jakub Boratynski

acting director, digital society, trust and cybersecurity, DG Connect, European Commission

High-Level Panel Discussion – The future of health data sharing as EU sees it

Jakub Boratynski is acting director of Directorate CNECT H, Digital Society, Trust and Cybersecurity and Head of Unit ‘Cybersecurity and Digital Privacy Policy’ within the European Commission (Directorate-General Communication Networks, Content and Technology). Among others, involved in negotiations of the Cybersecurity Act, implementation of the Network and Information Security (NIS) Directive, preparation of the Commission’s Recommendation for a common EU approach to the security of 5G networks, the EU cyber-security strategy’s actions on resilience and cooperation with the EU Agency for Network and Information Security (ENISA). He also directly contributed to the production of the EU Cybersecurity Strategy.

Boratyński was previously head of Unit ‘Organised Crime and Relations with EMCDDA’ at the European Commission (Directorate-General Home Affairs), which has the lead responsibility for the fight against cybercrime, corruption, sexual abuse of children and confiscation of criminal assets. In relation to cybercrime, involved in negotiation and drafting of two directives (on cyber-attacks and sexual exploitation of children) and establishment of the European Cybercrime Centre (EC3). He previously worked on EU relations with Russia (Directorate-General External Relations).