Bruce Watson

Stellenbosch University


My work includes deep technical knowledge, CXO-level operations, and extensive global project management, and all aimed at correct on-time delivery. The technical aspects of my work in industry, government, and academia include: cyber warfare/defence/intelligence, high-performance software and hardware (network security, information retrieval, remote sensing and silicon chip design), and algorithm innovation/correctness/ethics.

My technical expertise in algorithmics and parallelism has been key to bringing interesting new products to market with realistic time-frames and budgets.

Specialties: Strong algorithmicist, with a specialization in security/secure-coding, parallelism, high-performance computing, programming languages, compilers and formal methods. Strong programmer (and compiler writer), specialized in (ISO) C++, C, etc.