Tag Archives: Appointments

New SVP Hr Joins Fingerprints’ Executive Management Group

By | June 16, 2017

Press releaseJune 16, 2017 New SVP HR joins Fingerprints’ Executive Management GroupMattias Hakeröd has been appointed new SVP HR of Fingerprint Cards AB (Fingerprints(TM)). Mattias will be joining the company from his role as Global HR VP of Mölnlycke and has a long career with Mölnlycke, AstraZeneca and Vattenfall, where he has worked in various HR functions since… Read More »

CIS Senior Vice President Kathleen Patentreger Appointed a PCI Board Member

By | June 1, 2017

AST GREENBUSH, N.Y., June 1, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CIS (Center for Internet Security) Senior Vice President of Programs Kathleen Patentreger has been elected to the Board of Advisors of the PCI Security Standards Council®(www.pcisecuritystandards.org). The PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) leads a global, cross-industry effort to increase payment security by providing industry-driven and effective data security standards and programs… Read More »

STMicroelectronics Appoints Jean-Marc Chery as Deputy CEO and Names new Executive Team

By | April 27, 2017

Geneva, April 27, 2017 – STMicroelectronics (NYSE: STM) announced today the appointment of Jean-Marc Chery as Deputy CEO, effective July 1, 2017. Chery currently serves as Chief Operating Officer and, in his new role, he will continue to report to Carlo Bozotti, ST’s President and CEO.   In this new role, Chery will hold overall responsibility for Technology… Read More »

Statement from the Supervisory Board of STMicroelectronics

By | April 27, 2017

Amsterdam, April 27, 2017 – Maurizio Tamagnini, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of STMicroelectronics N.V. (NYSE: STM), and Didier Lombard, Vice-Chairman, have asked Carlo Bozotti, ST’s President and CEO, to be available for a reappointment in his current role. Carlo Bozotti has accepted the proposal. Therefore, the Supervisory Board has decided to propose for shareholder approval at the… Read More »

Pioneering Cardtek Reveals New Strategy On Path To Become Global Leader In Financial Technology

By | April 14, 2017

Having achieved almost 50% growth and having secured a significant investment in 2016, pioneering technology company Cardtek is making new breakthroughs in its international growth strategy in 2017. The company is aiming to take its place within the top 10 financial technology companies in the world within the next five years. In this new era, led by Executive… Read More »

G&D – Change of Leadership in the Mobile Security Business Unit

By | April 10, 2017

Munich, April 10, 2017 – Stefan Auerbach, Head of the Mobile Security business unit and Member of the Management Board of Giesecke+Devrient (G+D), is leaving the Group. Carsten Ahrens is taking over the management of Mobile Security, with immediate effect. “We thank Mr Auerbach for his great commitment and service over the past four years, and wish him… Read More »

Christian Lefort new General Manager of International Operations

By | April 4, 2017

Angers, April 4, 2017 – Evolis SA, world leader in plastic card personalization solutions, is strengthening its management team with the recruitment of Christian Lefort as General Manager of International Operations. Christian Lefort will occupy as of April 3, 2017 the position of General Manager of International Operations of the Evolis Group based in Angers, France. He will… Read More »

Christian Lefort Joins Evolis as GM of International Operations

By | March 25, 2017

Mr. Christian Lefort has been appointed as new GM of International Operations of Evolis. 54 year old Christian Lefort, of French-German birth, holds a graduate degree from the Institut Supérieur de Gestion and has acquired 27 years of experience with the Armor SA group in Nantes and with the American group Dover Corporate in the sales & marketing… Read More »

Magicard Signs up New Regional Sales Manager for Eastern Europe

By | March 6, 2017

Based in Latvia and with an extensive background in the payment card and banking industry, Sandis Puzulis has joined the Magicard global sales t eam with responsibility for Eastern Europe, including all the former Soviet Republics and the Baltic states. Sandis has extensive sales experience in IT, software, financial issuance and secure ID across Russia, CIS and Eastern… Read More »

Universal Smart Cards – Introducing Our New Director Of Operations & Technical Affairs

By | March 1, 2017

Kevin Loveman, based at our Technical Centre in Hampshire, has been promoted to Director of Operations & Technical Affairs at a very exciting time, as the firm launches its US operation. Having worked at Universal Smart Cards for 5 years as a Technical Manager, Kevin has been involved in the delivery of millions of smart technology cards for… Read More »

Magicard recruits new Regional Sales Manager for Asia Pacific

By | February 8, 2017

With many years’ experience in both the ID card industry and of conducting business in Asia, Richard Besenbruch has joined the Magicard global sales team with responsibility for the Asia Pacific region, excluding China. Richard enjoyed a broad business training including advertising, marketing, venture capital and IT before moving into the ID industry more than a decade ago,… Read More »

Bernie Zhu (朱鹏) Joins Entrust Datacard as Senior Vice President, Sales, Greater China

By | February 7, 2017

ZHU TO LEAD THE COMPANY’S SALES GROWTH AND INITIATIVES ACROSS CHINA MINNEAPOLIS and BEIJING—(Feb. 7, 2017)—Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technologies, today announced that Bernie Zhu has been appointed to the role of senior vice president, sales, greater China. In this role, Mr. Zhu will lead all commercial efforts across the greater… Read More »

Sourour Stanke Appointed New Head of Corporate Communications at Giesecke & Devrient

By | January 10, 2017

Munich, January 10, 2017 – Ms. Sourour Stanke (37) has been appointed the new Head of Corporate Communications at Giesecke & Devrient. Ms. Stanke took up the role on January 2, 2017 and in this position will report directly to the Chairman of the Management Board Ralf Wintergerst. She succeeds Kay Laudien, who acted as interim Head of… Read More »

Zwipe Announces New COO, EMEA Sales Exec

By | December 20, 2016

Norway-based fingerprint biometrics specialist Zwipe has announced two major new additions to its executive team. Orlando Martinez has signed on as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer, and John Laws is now Director of Sales Access Control EMEA. Martinez comes to the company from a previous position as SVP of Business Development for Snarf Networks, an IT management… Read More »

Zwipe Strengthens Team with new COO and Director of Sales EMEA

By | December 19, 2016

OSLO, NORWAY– 19 December 2016, – Biometric tech company Zwipe is pleased to announce the addition of Orlando Martinez as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer (COO) and John Laws as the new Director of Sales Access Control EMEA. Zwipe’s new COO Orlando Martinez has an extensive background in bringing innovative biometric technology to market and driving international business expansion… Read More »

CPI Card Group Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

By | December 13, 2016

December 13, 2016 Download this Press Release  LITTLETON, Colo.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– CPI Card Group (Nasdaq: PMTS, TSX: PNT), a global leader in financial and EMV® chip card production and related services, today announced the appointment of Lillian Etzkorn as its Chief Financial Officer, effective January 1, 2017, succeeding David Brush who will be ending his service as CFO on December… Read More »

Jörgen Lantto Joins Zwipe’s Board of Directors

By | November 14, 2016

OSLO, NORWAY– 14 November 2016, – biometric tech company Zwipe is pleased to announce the appointment of its newest board member, Jörgen Lantto. Lantto was most recently the CEO of Fingerprint Cards AB, a Swedish high-tech company that designs and manufactures biometric system solutions. Before that he also served as the company’s CTO and head of strategy and… Read More »

SIMalliance Chairman Re-elected for 2016-17

By | September 28, 2016

28 September, 2016 – The Board of SIMalliance, the non-profit industry association which simplifies aspects of hardware device security to facilitate mobile services, has re-elected Hervé Pierre, to serve a third term as its Chairman. In this position, Hervé will continue to work alongside fellow Board representatives from Giesecke & Devrient, Oberthur Technologies, Safran Identity & Security, ST… Read More »

Entrust Datacard Appoints Ray Wizbowski Chief Marketing Officer

By | June 6, 2016

July 06, 2016 09:00 AM Eastern Daylight Time MINNEAPOLIS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Entrust Datacard today announced that Ray Wizbowski has been named Chief Marketing Officer (CMO) for the company. In his new role, Wizbowski is responsible for leading the company’s global marketing strategy, innovation and vision to drive accelerated growth and worldwide demand for solutions serving the payments, identity and security… Read More »

Zwipe Appoints New Chief Financial Officer

By | March 1, 2016

Norwegian biometric on-card security startup Zwipe has announced the appointment of a new CFO. Lisbeth Breum from private equity firm Herkules Capital will succeed Steffen Larsen, who takes up the position as Senior Vice President of Products. Breum begins in her new role 1 March 2016. “I am excited to join Zwipe at this pivotal time in the… Read More »