Corporate VP, Global CISO
Timothy Youngblood is the Vice President, Chief Information Security Officer for the McDonald’s Corporation leading the company’s global information security organization. Timothy is responsible for overseeing risk management and brand protection on a global scale for the company. He has 30 years of industry experience ranging from Cyber Security Strategy and Operations, Product Security, IT Audit, Disaster Recovery, Risk Assessment, and Management Consulting. Timothy has served in multiple industries across his career including financial services, healthcare, oil/gas, retail, and manufacturing.
Prior to McDonald’s, Timothy was the Chief Information Security Officer for Kimberly Clark Corporation and was also the former Chief Information Security Officer for Dell, Inc.. Timothy has held leadership roles at KPMG LLP, EDS, and Siemens Medical Services. He serves on the top security boards in the industry and has been recognized as a top ten CISO leader and 100 top global CISO’s in the industry.
Tim has served on several supporting board councils, including St. Jude Hospital/ALSAC Technology Advisory Council and Glilot Capital Partners (Worlds Top Venture Fund) Board of Experts.
2020 CSO Hall of Fame Inductee