Fredrick “Flee” Lee has been named Reddit’s new Chief Information Security Officer (CISO). Flee has more than 20 years of experience leading global information security and privacy efforts at major financial services companies and technology startups, including as Chief Security Officer at Square and most recently as Chief Security Officer and Head of IT at Gusto. Flee will oversee the Privacy and Security teams at Reddit responsible for identifying and mitigating risks and challenges around information security, privacy and compliance.

Flee holds a bachelor's degree in computer engineering from the University of Oklahoma.