Tomi Salmenpää is a Chief Adviser in Aviation Cybersecurity to Traficom, Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) Finland. During his 7-year tenure, Tomi has been working with approval, certification and oversight of airlines continuing airworthiness.
In his current role, he focuses on the implementation of cybersecurity to the civil aviation system, internationally and nationally. Tomi contributes actively to the international co-operation e.g. in ICAO, EASA, ECAC and ENISA cybersecurity activities, developing future regulation, – best practices and holistic risk management methods to aviation. At national level, a close co-operation with stakeholders provide support to manage cybersecurity appropriately in the continuously evolving cyberspace. He also works on a doctoral thesis, which researches methods for holistic cybersecurity risk management in aviation. Before Traficom, Tomi worked several years in different airworthiness positions in airlines.