Gary Kovacs

CEO, AVG

Innovator, pioneer, and leader in global initiatives including Internet, Privacy, Internet security, and software. Led numerous companies as Chief Executive Officer through creation, to rapid growth and scale including Zi Corporation (NASDAQ: ZI - mobile messaging); Mozilla (Firefox browser); AVG Technologies (NYSE: AVG - consumer Internet security). Organized working groups on Internet & Human Privacy and delivered keynote addresses at numerous global forums including: WEF, TED, Mobile World Congress, CES, and CeBit. Focussed on global initiatives that shape our on-line lives and is a passionate Advocate for Internet rights and privacy throughout US and Europe.