Derek Luke

Derek Luke

CEO, Interaxon

Derek Luke brings more than two decades of experience in executive leadership at multinational corporations, including Blackberry and Seagate, to his role at Interaxon. Drawing from his years of experience in the highly competitive technology industry, Derek has helped strengthen Interaxon’s execution across design, development, sales and marketing to position the company for aggressive growth and success.

Prior to joining Interaxon, Derek served as executive vice president and COO for Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC), a $1.5B non-for-profit Canadian Government Fund with a portfolio of 245+ clean tech companies. At Blackberry, Derek served as senior vice president of Manufacturing Excellence, Supply Chain Quality and Global Repair Services. Based in Singapore, in this role Derek reinvigorated the Blackberry supply chain and developed relationships across Asia. Today, Derek brings his knowledge of connecting design, development, manufacturing, supply chain, government relations, sales and marketing to the Interaxon team.

He holds a degree in Physics (Honors) from Strathclyde University and a Masters in Applied Statistics from Napier (Edinburgh) University.

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