Chris Tarbell

Chris is a former FBI Special Agent, Founding Partner of NAXO, and co-host of Hacker and the Fed.

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Former FBI Special Agent Chris Tarbell specializes in cyber investigations and incident response. As a case agent with the FBI’s preeminent cybercrime squad in New York, he led some of the most groundbreaking cybercrime investigations in the world - including the arrest and prosecutions of Anonymous and LulzSec leadership, and the founder of the notorious Silk Road underground marketplace, the latter of which resulted in the largest seizure of bitcoins to date. Chris is a Founding Partner of NAXO and co-host of Hacker and the Fed.