Ross Deem

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Ross Deem, Vice President & Chief Technology Officer, Intelligence Solutions

Mr. Ross Deem is a vice president and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) of Criterion’s Intelligence Solutions business unit. He was the founder, Vice President of Operations, and CTO of Realm Consulting, which was recently acquired by Criterion. Realm exclusively served the Intelligence Community (IC) for 20 years in software development, network and systems engineering, and cybersecurity. He brings this experience to Criterion to help the company grow its footprint in the IC.

Prior to Realm, Mr. Deem held engineering and management positions at GCI and TASC. He holds a PhD/ABD Engineering from George Mason University. He is married to his wife Lydia (former President of Realm), has six children (all married), and 16 grandchildren.