George Platsis is a practitioner-educator who has worked in the United States, Canada, Asia and Europe, focusing on projects related to business development, risk/crisis management and cybersecurity. Much of his work focuses on “the people side” challenges associated with cyber and information security. He helps organizations perform strategic risk analyses and threat assessments, concentrating on human vulnerability issues such as technical inexperience/illiteracy, social engineering, and susceptibility to information warfare/operations. He also helps clients evaluate “the business side” of cybersecurity solutions in an age of rapidly increasing costs. He is the recipient of the 2013 Deloitte LLP Cybersecurity Award.