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Peter Johnston Global Head of Products, Connected Transport at Irdeto


Peter graduated from Queen’s University at Kingston, in 1983, where he received a Bachelor of Applied Science in Applied Mathematics and Engineering. Peter’s work experience has included Software Design, Systems Engineering, Technical Management and Product Management. He has held positions within Bell Northern Research, Cantel, which later evolved into Rogers’ Wireless, Nortel, Curtiss-Wright as well as TELUS Health. He has been a Product Manager for International Gateways, IPTV solutions, IP Core Networks as well as Clinical Information Systems. His extensive International experience has led him to do business in over 40 countries. In 2014, he joined Irdeto as Director of Product Management where he was responsible for the Digital Rights product line. He then fulfilled the role of Director, Studios and Advanced Solutions where he split his time between North Hollywood and North Kanata. He is currently in the role of Global Head of Products, Connected Transport, where he has responsibility for the complete lifecycle of all Irdeto’s security products destined for the Connected Transport market.