Sergio has worked in network security for more than 15 years.
He occupied top management positions in 2 startups where he was responsible for email security products and services, and security gateways. Before he was the lead architect for a number of security products such as SSL VPNs, log management, web security and SSL crypto accelerators.
His career has started in several research labs, where he participated in European projects focusing on security. Sergio holds a Ph.D. in computer science from the ENST Paris and MSc and BSc degrees from the University of Porto (Portugal). He is the holder of 3 patents.
Sergio Loureiro is one of the co-authors of the Security Guidance for Cloud Computing done by the CSA in December 2009 (V2.1). The CSA is working with the ISO towards standards on the cloud security domain.