Geoff Belknap is the Chief Security Officer at Slack, the messaging app for teams, where he is responsible for both physical and information security, as well as security policy. Geoff has led a distinguished career in IT security and network architecture. Prior to Slack, he was Chief Information Security Officer at Palantir Technologies, and also previously ran IT and Operations at Security Start-up Solera Networks. He has held numerous technical leadership roles in the Financial Services and Telecommunications sectors over the course of his 20+ years working in Technology. Geoff holds a B.S., Business Management from Western Governors University and is actively involved as advisor to a number of start-ups, non-profits and think tanks on cybersecurity and policy matters.