Passionate about technology with a love for security, privacy and digital identity. With over 10 years of industry experience Chris has developed a vision for a better and more sustainable digital identity platform.
Former founder and CTO who held senior leadership and architect roles in the digital identity industry at successful hyper-growth scale-ups such as Auth0 (acquired by Okta) and ForgeRock (IPO), but also at established players such as Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Verizon, with international experience across Europe as well as the United States.
Chris holds a Master's degree in Computer Science Engineering with a speciality in cybersecurity from the University of Leuven. He's an AWS Certified Professional Solution Architect & Developer, and an AWS Certified Security, Data Analytics & Machine Learning Specialist. He's one of the founders and former organizers of TEDxAntwerp and the Benelux Identity Tech Talks.
Besides technology he also has a passion for science and culture, having studied Mandarin and Arabic at the University of Antwerp.