Chris Niggel



Director, Security and Compliance Data

Chris is currently the Director of Security and Compliance at Okta, where he is responsible for corporate compliance, application assessment, and responding to customer security inquiries. Prior to Okta, Chris spent six years leading the adoption of cloud technologies at LinkedIn, helping them grow from 350 to over 6,800 employees. He started his career designing, developing, and delivering content management, system administration, and messaging solutions for customers such as Nestle, Cisco, AMD, Telus, and the U.S. Department of Defense. Chris is also an active member of the Northern California ski community, where he volunteers with the Tahoe Backcountry Ski Patrol performing search and rescue, and teaching ski mountaineering and outdoor survival.


Contributions by Chris Niggel

  • Enabling the Business Through Assessing Vendor Risk: A Panel Discussion
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • Taking Identity on the Road
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016