Michelle Zatlyn is cofounder, president, and chief operating officer of CloudFlare, a web performance and security company that was selected by the Wall Street Journal as the "Most Innovative Internet Technology Company" for two successive years and named a Technology Pioneer by the World Economic Forum.
Before cofounding CloudFlare, Zatlyn was with Google and Toshiba and launched two successful startups. She holds a BS degree, with distinction, in chemistry and a minor in management from McGill University as well as an MBA from Harvard Business School, where she was awarded the Dubliner Prize for Entrepreneurship.
Zatlyn was named a Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum, one of the "Top 15 Women to Watch in Tech" by Inc. magazine, and a "40 Under 40" leader by San Francisco Business Times. Zatlyn was also featured as one of 2015's "Women Who Rule Silicon Valley" in the July 2015 issue of ELLE Magazine.