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Laurel Finch

Chief Legal Officer and Secretary

Laurel Finch joined Crowdstrike as chief legal officer and secretary in July 2017. She brings to CrowdStrike more than 20 years of experience as a corporate, securities, commercial and transactional lawyer working with Silicon Valley companies.

Prior to joining CrowdStrike, Finch served as general counsel, chief compliance officer and secretary at MobileIron, an enterprise mobility management company, where she was the legal lead on the company’s 2014 IPO and helped scale 4x revenue growth in her 4 ½ year tenure. Before MobileIron, Finch was general counsel of OPENLANE, a B2B online auction company in the automotive space, until its 2011 acquisition. Prior to that, Finch was deputy general counsel of Visa USA, where she led a team of lawyers responsible for all commercial, corporate, product, regulatory and intellectual property legal activities. She was also the lead internal securities lawyer on Visa’s complex corporate reorganization and subsequent $19.1 billion IPO in 2008 – at the time, the largest in US history. Prior to Visa, she was a partner at Venture Law Group and Heller Ehrman. She began her career in banking, working in New York, Hong Kong and Australia.

Finch has an AB and a JD from Stanford University, and a Masters in International Management from the Thunderbird School of Global Management.


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