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Peter Ashton

Vice President, Product Management



Peter Ashton is the vice president of product management at Recognia. He is responsible for ensuring all aspects of client service delivery including professional services and the delivery of new investment research sites to customers. Mr. Ashton also heads the Recognia training and education functions and is a frequent speaker at industry and customer events. He brings more than 20 years of experience developing, marketing, and introducing innovative new products to market. Mr. Ashton also works closely with customers to understand their requirements related to product evolution. Prior to Recognia, he was vice president of product management at Solace Systems, a leading provider of high-speed, hardware-based messaging appliances for the financial service industry. Mr. Ashton has also held both marketing and client services roles related to network security, content networking, and video at telecom vendor, Nortel.

Mr. Ashton holds both a Bachelor's and a Master's degree in electrical engineering from the University of Manitoba.