Stina Ehrensvard is the CEO and Co-Founder of Yubico, co-inventor of the YubiKey — the leading security key that makes strong two-factor authentication easy and affordable for everyone. She is a visionary IT entrepreneur with a proven track record of creating and bringing new technology innovations to global markets including FIDO and WebAuthn, the new standards for web authentication.
Stina is an accomplished speaker on internet identity, security, and entrepreneurship, having addressed audiences at the TechCrunch Disrupt, SXSW, Wired Security UK, RSA Conference, Stanford University, the White House Cybersecurity Summit and Oslo Freedom Forum.
Industry recognition and awards include Fast Company’s Most Creative People in Business for 2020; 2019 100 Most Intriguing Entrepreneurs by Goldman Sachs; 2018 Female Executive of the Year by the Women World Awards; 2018 Female Shooting Star, Sweden by Ernst & Young’s Entrepreneur of the Year; 2018 Most Influential Female Entrepreneur by Veckans Affärer. Stina has also been recognized by Forbes and Inc. as the Top 100 Female Founders, Forbes list of ‘50 Women-Led Startups That Are Crushing Tech” and included in CyberScoop’s ‘LeetList’’.