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  • Ms Alexandra Maniati
    Director, Cybersecurity & Innovation
    European Banking Federation


Alexandra is EBF’s Director of Cybersecurity & Innovation managing the Federation’s work on data, cloud, fintech, virtual assets, payments, cybersecurity and operational resilience.

Working closely with bank associations throughout Europe, she is responsible for the EBF digital innovation and cybersecurity strategy, positioning on legislative/regulatory processes, relations with EU institutions, and projects for the harmonization of the regulatory environment.

Alexandra is a member of the Stakeholders Cybersecurity Certification Group, the ENISA Advisory Group, and the Advisory Group on Financial Services of Europol EC3. She has represented the EBF in ad hoc projects of the International Banking Federation and the G7 Cyber Expert Group. Advocate of empowering bank employees and customers through awareness on cyber risks and enhancement of digital skills. Creator of the annual EBF Cybersecurity Conference, and of the EBF Innovation & Cyber Thursday series of online events.