Christopher Harrell


Christopher Harrell is the Chief Technology Officer at Yubico where he oversees Yubico’s global team of hardware and software engineers responsible for driving innovative authentication and security products to market. He has more than 20 years of security engineering and architecture expertise along with extensive experience managing and leading teams.

Previously, Christopher served as Director of Security Engineering at Yahoo, and as Information Security Manager at Apple. Together, in these roles, Christopher had the opportunity to secure hundreds of thousands of computers, impacting billions of users worldwide.

Christopher is passionate about the potential for technology to improve lives. He believes that security and usability can co-exist, and enjoys the engineering challenge of proving it.