The team

A global team on a global mission

We are a global team on a global mission. 

We are approaching 300 people, representing about 30 different nationalities, and based in eleven countries; Sweden, USA, Germany, UK, France, The Netherlands, Chile, Argentina, Canada, Australia and Japan.

Yubico investors and advisors

•  Andreessen Horowitz, leading Silicon Valley VC
•  NEA Ventures, the world’s largest VC
•  Meritech, leading Silicon Valley based growth equity firm
• Valley Capital Partners, Silicon Valley VC
•  AMF, the largest Swedish pension fund
•  Bure Equity, Swedish growth equity firm
•  Ram Shriram, Founding Board Member Google, Yubico Chairman
•  Marc Benioff, CEO & Founder of Salesforce.com
•  Dan Boneh, Professor in Applied Cryptography, Stanford University
•  Chad Kinzelberg, Advisor, former SVP at Palo Alto Networks
•  Debby Meredith, renowned Silicon Valley engineering executive

The management team

Stina Ehrensvärd

CEO & Founder

Internationally awarded entrepreneur, innovator and speaker with an unfaltering energy and passion for making the internet safer for all. Education in industrial product design at the University of the Arts, Crafts and Design, Sweden.

Jakob Ehrensvärd

Chief Innovation Officer & Founder

Built his first computer at the age of 15, self-employed software and hardware engineer since 19, designed the security system for Sweden’s largest nuclear plant at 25. Leading inventor of the YubiKey and FIDO/WebAuthn standards.

Mattias Danielsson

Chief Operating Officer

Previously with Accenture, co-founder and CEO of Tradera (acquired by eBay), co-founder of Avito.ru. M.Sc. in Economics and Business, Stockholm School of Economics. Ph.D. studies at SSE and UC Berkeley.

Christopher Harrell

Chief Technology Officer

20+ years securing up to hundreds of thousands of computers and a billion users, including at Apple and Yahoo. Believes security and usability needn’t clash, and enjoys the engineering challenge of proving it.

Jerrod Chong, CISS,

Chief Solutions Officer

18+ years of IT security experience with proven records of complex enterprise solution selling to Global 2000 customers. Previously at Check Point. M.S.E. Computer Science and Engineering, University of Michigan.

Ronnie Manning

Chief Marketing Officer

20 years of agency and corporate communications experience focused on public relations and marketing strategies in bringing new technology products to market. Former at Raytheon/Websense and Edelman Public Relations.

Wendy Spies

Chief Growth Officer

Previously Director of Engineering Strategy and Business Development for Microsoft, Wendy has taken several notable companies from conception to financial exit. B.S. in Product Design Engineering, Stanford.

Suresh Thiru

Chief Product Officer

20 years of product management leadership, marketing strategy, and IT experience at Cisco, VMware, and multiple startups. Has incubated and grown many award-winning and globally recognized products and technologies.

Hung Truong

SVP of Engineering

20+ years of global engineering leadership experience.  Extensive track record delivering complex, scalable, mission-critical products and solutions for demanding enterprise environments.

Camilla Öberg

Chief Financial Officer

20+ years in leading finance positions in the IT consulting industry with extensive experience as CFO in complex and international businesses. Previously with Cybercom, Logica, WM-data. 10 years experience as board member in stock listed companies. M.Sc. in Economics and Business, Stockholm School of Economics.