Brian O'Higgins is a senior business executive with over 20 years as a leader in security technology development for enterprise and government
customers—possibly known best for his role pioneering PKI (public key infrastructure)— and as the co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Entrust, a leading Internet Security Company. Brian was
also a co-founder and Chief Technology Officer of Third Brigade, a provider of security products for physical and virtualized servers that was acquired by Trend Micro in 2009. Brian’s current list of
affiliations includes advisory board positions with Defence R&D Canada, the Ontario Centers of Excellence, the NSERC Internetworked Systems Security Project, the Global Institute for
Cybersecurity Research Alliance, as well as a number of startup companies in the IT security.