Director Cryptographic Security and Systems Development at Communications Security Establishment, Government of Canada
Bridget Walshe is the Director of Cryptographic Security and Systems Development at the Communications Security Establishment (CSE). Since joining CSE in 2003, she has served in various positions across the organization, including as a Mathematician in the IT Security program, where she conducted applied research in cryptography and provided advice and guidance on the use of Cryptographic algorithms by the Government of Canada. In subsequent roles as Team Lead, Manager and Technical Director, she has had the opportunity to lead mathematicians and computer scientists in developing complex, cryptologic solutions using both commodity and high performance computing platforms. Bridget holds B.Sc. & M.Sc. degrees in Mathematics from the University of Victoria.