Lynx Software Technologies, a world leader in the embedded software market, has named Will Keegan as chief technology officer. Will was previously technical director, software security at Lynx with responsibility for leading the LynxSecure separation kernel hypervisor product line.
Commenting, Gurjot Singh, CEO, Lynx said, “Will Keegan has played an exceptional role in the success of our software security product line. He brings to the CTO position a strong software engineering background together with deep experience in safety-critical and security-critical industries. His contribution as CTO will be immensely valuable to us as he will lead the technology direction for all of our products, LynxOS, LynxOS178 and LynxSecure. With his guidance, we will continue to provide leading technology for the aerospace and defence community, and capture emerging market opportunities such as securing connected vehicles and delivering a safe and secure Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).”
Will Keegan added, “Lynx has an incredibly strong technology offering and engineering team. We are ideally positioned to support the rapid growth and demand for assurance of safety and security in intelligent automotive, IIoT, and medical systems. I am excited to have the opportunity to contribute to its further development and success.”
Will Keegan joined Lynx in 2011. Prior to this he was product engineer at Objective Interface Systems for over four years, with responsibility for product engineering of real-time middleware and high assurance cryptographic network technologies.
Photo caption: Will Keegan, CTO, Lynx Software Technologies