Kirk Hall is Director of Policy and Compliance – SSL at Entrust Datacard, a global leader in trusted identities and secure transactions that make the world safe for businesses and consumers to exchange digital information. Hall’s responsibilities include Entrust SSL’s digital certificate policy and compliance operations as well as regulatory and audit matters. He previously served in similar roles at GeoTrust and Trend Micro, and was a Co-Founder of certification authority AffirmTrust, which was acquired by Entrust in 2016. Hall holds an A.B. degree from Harvard College, a master’s degree in economics and resource use from Yale University, and a J.D. degree from Northwestern School of Law of Lewis and Clark College.