President and Chief Executive Officer
Peter Strom joined March Networks in 2003 and assumed the role of President and CEO a year later. Under his guidance, March Networks has grown from a start-up to a leading provider of intelligent IP video solutions with more than $100 million (U.S.) in annual revenue. In 2005, the company completed a successful IPO, and in 2012, was acquired by the Infinova Corporation.
Prior to joining March Networks, Peter served as President and CEO of Gyyr, Inc. (1999-2002), a California-based video storage manufacturer. There, he led the company’s digital transformation, returning it to profitability. Before Gyyr, Peter was VP of International Operations (1997-1999) with Ohio-based Mosler Corporation, where he expanded its global reseller network into 40 countries and helped establish a Beijing-based joint venture banking security company. Prior to Mosler, Peter held positions with Sensormatic Corporation and Honeywell International.
In 2015, Peter was recognized as one of the security industry’s Top 50 global influencers by the London-based IFSEC organization. He has authored several articles on video and data analytics and new applications for enhanced risk management and compliance. He also speaks regularly at conferences on topics including cybersecurity, data analytics, computer visioning and artificial intelligence as they relate to physical security and video-based business intelligence.
Peter currently resides in Ottawa, Canada and is a graduate of the Institute of Corporate Governance (ICD) from the Rotman School of Management in Toronto. He also holds a B.A. from McGill University and an M.B.A. in International Business from Concordia University. A native of Sweden, Peter speaks Swedish, English and French.