Felix S. SterlingChief Legal Officer & EVP Global Policy and Compliance

As Trend Micro’s chief legal officer, Felix supports the board of directors and works with other members of the executive team, providing legal oversight and services for Trend Micro regional subsidiaries and operations. Felix also leads Trend Micro's global policy and compliance initiatives.

Prior to joining Trend Micro, Felix was a vice president and AGC at VeriSign.  He had previously been a member of the Yahoo! legal team. Felix also served as senior law clerk to the Chief Justice of the Nevada Supreme Court immediately after law school. Before law school, Felix studied cognitive science and human factors division at NASA's Ames Research Center.

Felix holds a juris doctor degree from the University of California at Davis. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Santa Cruz with honors in the major and completed the executive education programs at the Harvard Business School “Making Corporate Boards More Effective” and the Stanford Business School.