Christopher Painter is a globally recognized leader and expert on cybersecurity, cyber policy, Cyber Diplomacy and combatting cybercrime. He has been on the vanguard of U.S. and international cyber issues for over 25 years. In his most recent role as the nation's top cyber diplomat, Mr. Painter established the Office of the Coordinator for Cyber Issues and led the United States'diplomatic efforts to advance an open, interoperable, secure and reliable Internet and information infrastructure.