Līga Raita Rozentāle

Līga Raita Rozentāle

Senior Director and Team Lead for EU Cybersecurity and Emerging threats, Microsoft

Līga Raita Rozentāle is the Microsoft Senior Director and Team Lead for EU Cybersecurity and Emerging threats. Līga currently also serves as a Special Advisor to the Latvian Mission to the UN and is a delegate for the UN Open Ended Working Group on Cyber Issues. Līga engages in the Women4Cyber Advisory committee and has been named by SC Magazine UK as one of the Top 50 European Women in Cybersecurity for 2019. Additionally, Līga brings to the role her experience as the first Latvian Cyber Diplomat at the EU and NATO where she chaired the EU working parties on both telecoms and cybersecurity and was a representative to the NATO Cyber Defence Committee. In addition to her career as a Latvian civil servant, Ms. Rozentāle has worked at the Global Cyber Alliance and James Martin Center for Nonproliferation Studies. Ms Rozentāle completed her studies at the Monterey Institute of International Studies, Wirtschaftsuniversitaet Wien and the University of Illinois. Ms. Rozentāle is a former UN Disarmament Fellow and holds CISM certification.