President and Chairman
Christian Légaré is executive vice-president and CTO of Micrium, a leading provider of embedded software, including the uC/OS real time kernel. Prior to Micrium, Mr. Légaré was in charge of an internet protocol (IP) certification program at the International Institute of Telecom (IIT) in Montreal, Canada. Throughout his 22 years in the telecom industry, he has served as an executive in large scale organizations as well as start-ups, mainly in the engineering and R&D fields. Mr. Légaré also currently serves as president and chairman of the IPSO Alliance Board of Directors, where he provides guidance on the embedded systems industry to the IPSO Alliance to advance the mutual goals of making IoT a reality. Mr. Légaré holds a Master’s degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Sherbrooke, in Quebec, Canada.