Larkin Ryder

Chief Security Officer, Slack

In over 25 years working at high tech companies, including Twitter, Hewlett-Packard, and Slack, Larkin Ryder has developed a deep appreciation for the value each individual brings to the complex problems of security, quality assurance and customer support. Having traveled and worked globally, supporting Fortune 500 companies, millions of consumers and her co-workers, Larkin enjoys work that makes a meaningful impact on the world and brightens the day of the person sitting at the next desk. Her current interest is Information Security, but her career has covered many other engineering areas and the opportunity to contribute up and down the management chain.