As Senior Vice-President and Chief Technology Officer, Mohamed Drif leads the design, build-out and operation of Videotron's main networks. His passion for innovation and extensive knowledge of the industry enable him to foresee technological trends, create cutting-edge digital solutions and deliver a superior customer experience.
Since joining Videotron in March 1999 as Supervisor, Fibre Optics Management, Mohamed has participated in many strategic projects, including the Greater Montréal modernization program and the network and services development strategy. He also contributed to the launch of the Helix platform, based on Comcast technology, and to implementation of the Fibre to the Neighbourhood architecture, which brings Videotron customers the full power and reliability of fibre optics.
Mohamed previously worked at Axion Cable as Director of Engineering and has also worked in the field of software development in France. He holds a State Engineer degree from the University of Oran in Algeria, is a member of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec and has more than 20 years of experience in telecommunications. His expertise in wired and wireless networks and innovative technological solutions has been instrumental in the development of Videotron’s reliable and powerful network.