Peter Demeo

Peter Demeo

Head of Hyper Protect Platform for Digital Assets, IBM

Peter globally leads IBM’s sales initiative for the IBM Hyper Protect Platform for Digital Assets. This hardware based, enterprise grade security technology is built to power institutional digital asset custody, exchange wallets, and tokenization solutions requiring private key management. As a certified design thinking facilitator, Peter helps banks and financial institutions develop strategies to enter into the digital assets market. Prior to Peter’s deployment to Asia Pacific in IBM Systems in 2013, he was a management consultant in IBM’s Public Sector Global Business Services division in Washington DC since 1990. Among his clients included the Federal Aviation Administration, Federal Depository and Trust Corporation, Department of Defence, and Department of Homeland Security. Peter’s responsibilities included the practice leader for US Federal enterprise architecture consulting, leading large scale software development efforts, and IT strategy consulting. He was a contributing author to enterprise architecture publication: Coherency Management: Architecting the Enterprise for Alignment, Agility and Assurance (2009). His prior speaking engagements include Techsauce, DLT101, Deconomy, THINK 2019, and others.