Chris Castaldo is the author of Start-Up Secure: Baking Cybersecurity into your Company from Founding to Exit. He is a transformational cybersecurity executive who creates innovative solutions to enable businesses to operate safely and securely. He mentors and coaches executives and board members on cybersecurity through scalable and sustainable business objectives. Chris is an industry leader and has appeared on several leading cybersecurity podcasts.
Chris is the Chief Information Security Officer at Crossbeam. And serves on the board of advisors for SafeBase. He has built cybersecurity organizations at Dataminr, 2U, IronNet Cybersecurity, Synchronoss, and also worked at the National Security Agency solving some of the most challenging national cybersecurity issues. Chris is also a US Army Operation Iraqi Freedom veteran, and he currently resides with his family in Maryland.