Executive Team

Talal G. Shamoon


Talal Shamoon became Intertrust’s CEO in 2003. Under his leadership, Intertrust has grown from a small R&D and licensing company to a global leader in trusted computing products and services, licensing, and standardization, with a focus on digital media protection, privacy preserving technologies, and governed big data. Today, Intertrust’s inventions enable billions of licensed products worldwide. Under Shamoon's leadership, Intertrust also operates a ventures organization that makes strategic investments in areas related to Intertrust’s growth plans in IoT, trusted big data, and media distribution.

Shamoon joined Intertrust in 1997 and has held a series of executive positions, including Executive Vice President for Business Development and Marketing, as well as leading Intertrust’s initiatives for the entertainment and media sectors.  A recognized expert in the areas of intellectual property strategy, licensing, and standardization—and an inventor and published author—Shamoon holds B.S., M. Eng., and Ph.D. degrees in electrical engineering from Cornell University.

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