Nicholas Yap is the deputy director and chief of staff of the Atlantic Council’s Digital Forensic Research Lab (DFRLab).

Based in London, he runs DFRLab’s global operations and development activities. As a founding member, Yap has managed the rapid growth of the lab from a team of two in 2016 to its current presence of over thirty staff across a dozen countries. He is a graduate of Colgate University with a BA in international relations and a minor in German.