Nick Savvides

Nick Savvides

Senior Strategic Business Director

Nick Savvides is the director of strategic accounts for Asia Pacific at Forcepoint. In this role, he is responsible for growing the company’s strategic business with its key customers in the region. This involves taking the lead to solve customers’ most complex security issues while accelerating the adoption of human-centric security systems to support their business growth and digital transformation. In addition, Savvides is responsible for providing thought leadership and over-the-horizon guidance to CISOs, industry and analysts.

Savvides is an information security expert, with over 20 years’ experience, having presented at over 100 conferences, contributed to many high profile panel discussions and regularly appears in the media on cyber-security related topics.

Prior joining Forcepoint, he spent 14 years at Symantec in various technology, sales and leadership roles across Asia Pacific. Most recently, he was Symantec’s Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for Asia-Pacific & Japan, responsible for the company’s portfolio strategy and innovation roadmap, and providing local market insights that influenced global strategic planning and product development.

Appearing at
Feature Image-Speaker Onstage
30 November - 1 December 2021
  • Virtual Conference
The Future of Security Sydney Virtual Conference is the must-attend event for security leaders from the financial services sector. Join 200+ of your peers this month (30-Nov & 1-Dec) as we discuss, debate and determine the future of the industry...
Auckland skyline and harbour
18 August - 19 August 2020
  • Virtual Conference
The Future of Financial Services, Auckland is New Zealand’s premier event for technology and digital innovation in financial services – the only one of its kind in the country. This year’s conference will once again gather 400+ senior executives across New Zealand’s...
Future of Security
26 August - 27 August 2020
  • Virtual Conference
Building Resilience, Upholding Trust, Enabling Innovation Cyber security has doubtless become a hot-button issue for financial services, with data privacy thrust into the spotlight as Australia’s Consumer Data Right comes into effect. Regulatory pressures drive unprecedented compliance hurdles , while...