Alessandro Lazari

  • Senior Key Account Manager
  • F24 AG

Alessandro is Senior Key Account Manager at F24 AG. He is working as specialist on Critical Infrastructure Protection, Resilience and Cybersecurity, since 2004. He holds a Master’s Degree in Law and a Ph.D in Computer Engineering, Multimedia and Telecommunications. Between 2010 and 2019, he has worked on policy support to the “European Programme for Critical Infrastructure Protection” (EPCIP) and “Strengthening Europe’s Cyber Resilience” at the European Commission.

Enthusiastic about research, Alessandro is fellow at the Centre for Multidisciplinary Research in Critical Infrastructure Security and Resilience of the University of Lecce (Italy) and lecturer at the Course “Protecting Critical Infrastructures” at NATO’s Centre of Excellence Defence Against Terrorism (COEDAT). He is the author of the book ‘European Critical Infrastructure Protection’, published by Springer Inc. in 2014 and editor of the book ‘The External Dimension of the European Union’s Critical Infrastructure Protection Programme: From Neighbouring Frameworks to Transatlantic Cooperation’ published by Taylor & Francis in 2022.


  • Interdependencies and Cascading Effects across the CI Communities

    It is the interoperability between independent critical national infrastructures that is the catalyst for multiple failures in the so called cascade effect. As more infrastructure becomes increasingly interdependent, how do we identify the weaknesses to enhance resilience across industries to prevent and/or mitigate the effects of a natural disaster or man-made attack? How should the […]