Chatelle Lynch


Senior Vice President and Chief People Officer

Chatelle Lynch is senior vice president and chief people officer at McAfee. She oversees compensation, benefits, rewards and recognition, human resources systems, human resources services, and workforce intelligence, along with learning, development, and talent. Chatelle was previously head of human resources for Intel Security.

Known for her expertise in producing cutting-edge programs that best meet the needs of diverse business models, Chatelle is experienced in organizational design and development for today’s dynamically changing landscape. She has both global and executive expertise in the high-tech industry, with experience in designing stock, cash, bonus, and other incentive programs. Additionally, she is proficient in executive and sales compensation, and has designed and implemented a world-class human resources services center for McAfee. Chatelle is an experienced human resources business partner in both the field level and corporate office environment with international expertise that allows her to shape the local needs of her workforce.

As executive sponsor for Women in Security (WISE), a global employee group at McAfee committed to the advancement of women in the workplace, Chatelle is dedicated to investing in the next generation of leaders, actively focusing on diversity, inclusion, and an empowered workforce.

Prior to joining McAfee in 2005, she held leadership positions at Fluor Corporation, specializing in human resources and compensation. Native to Australia, Chatelle earned bachelor’s degrees from Deakin University in Melbourne.