Chris Shillum

Executive Director

With more than 25 years of experience in product and platform development in scholarly communications and STM publishing, Chris brings has deep expertise in product and technology strategy in a time of rapidly changing business models, technological advances, and increasing expectations from users and customers. He previously held a number of leadership positions at Elsevier, and has served on the boards of Crossref, ORCID, the International DOI Foundation and the National Information Standards Organization. Outside work, Chris enjoys travel, music and movies. Chris holds a Masters in Electronic Systems Engineering from the University of York in the UK.