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Chris Swekel

Chris Swekel


Chris Swekel is a senior software engineer on Shift5’s front-end Portal team. Chris is an experienced software engineer with a demonstrated history working in the telecommunications industry. Prior to Shift5, Chris was an engineering project manager for DigiData Corporation and a software engineer for Synchronoss Technologies and Contact Solutions. Chris holds a BSEE in Electrical Engineering from University of Michigan-Dearborn, an MS in Electrical Engineering from John Hopkins University, and an MBA from Loyola University Maryland. Other than defending operational technology (OT) from cyberattack, his secret superpower is knowing how to work with nuclear reactors.

Our Team

Collectively, the Shift5 team includes leading cybersecurity experts, accomplished analysts and developers, military and government backgrounds, authors, pattern-makers, and more. There's a lot that makes us unique, but together, we're united around the shared vision of solving the most pressing cybersecurity issues for trains, planes, and tanks and like to have fun doing it.

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