Alexander Klimburg is the Head, Centre for Cybersecurity, Member of the Executive Committee at the World Economic Forum.
He has been a leading cyber policy researcher, free Internet advocate, and norm entrepreneur. Previously he was the director of the Global Commission on the Stability of Cyberspace, also a director at The Hague Center for Strategic Studies (HCSS) and a senior-associate of the Center of Strategic and International Studies (CSIS). He has helped influence UN resolutions and national legislation, design national cybersecurity centers, and previously he held positions and affiliations with Harvard University and the Atlantic Council. He is the author of several publications, including the critically acclaimed “The Darkening Web” published 2017 by Penguin Press.