WithSecure, Chief Research Officer (CRO)
Mikko Hypponen is a global security expert. He has worked at F-Secure since 1991.
Mikko has written on his research for the New York Times, Wired and Scientific America and appears frequently on international TV. He's been the subject of hundreds of interviews in global media, including a nine-page profile in Vanity Fair.
He has been selected among the 50 most important people on the web by the PC World magazine and was included in the FP Global 100 Thinkers list. He is a member of the board of the Nordic Business Forum and a member of the advisory board of T2.
Also he delivered the most watched online security talk on the internet. His TED Talk has been watched 1.5 million times and it has been translated into over 40 languages.
He has delivered hundreds of talks in over 40 countries over the last 20 years, including keynotes in the most important security conferences. Additionally, he was awarded the Virus Bulletin Award as the best educator in the industry.