Posts by Oliver deGeest

Oliver deGeest
Oliver deGeest has served as Absolute’s Vice President, Legal since 2014. He leads the global legal function across the company. Previously, Mr. deGeest worked as a corporate attorney at Weil, Gotshal & Manges LLP in New York and at Lawson Lundell LLP in Vancouver, B.C. Oliver has a bachelor’s degree in political science from the University of British Columbia and a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Toronto, Faculty of Law.
Security for Your Security
Oliver deGeest
Security for Your Security

Consensus, or at least the mutual acceptance of certain fundamental principles is rare across academia; rather, through dialogue and debate, individual viewpoints are challenged and progress occurs. The one exception, however, is the common pursuit to better predict and understand the future by first examining the past. With the benefit of hindsight, it is argued, individuals can spot trends to avoid pitfalls and better inform their decision making.  In...

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