Lars RabbeChief Security Officer, Aryaka Networks
Lars Rabbe is a Senior Executive / CIO at companies such as Skype, Yahoo, Lucent Technologies, Fidelity Investments, Intuit , Redback Networks, Octel Communications and NeXT Computer. Lars is a recognized industry expert in SAAS/Cloud Computing; Global IT and IT Transformations
As CIO for Skype, Intuit, Yahoo and Redback Lars was responsible for the overall strategic direction and execution of global information technology infrastructure, as well as global data centers and networks. At Skype Lars led the global technology group from the EBay spin off through to the acquisition by Microsoft. At Yahoo Lars also led the development of advertising and billing systems. His career has spanned more than 40 years of technology management experience in the financial services, retail and software/hardware sectors.
Lars holds both a master’s and bachelor’s degree in computer science from the University of Copenhagen in Denmark.