OSLO, NORWAY – 06 SEPTEMBER 2018 – Biometric technology company Zwipe is pleased to announce that it has strengthened its commercial team with the appointment of Marcio Stervid as Vice President of Strategic Partnerships & Alliances. Mr. Stervid will drive transformational sales globally through new partners and strategic alliances facilitating and promoting Zwipe’s solutions through direct and indirect channels.
Mr. Stervid has over 28 years of experience working at senior positions for the likes of Verifone, Gemalto and Bank of America. He has worked predominantly in the payments industry with specific commercial and industrial expertise in issuing, acquiring, transaction processing and omnichannel services and solution sales.
Prior to Zwipe Mr. Stervid led Strategic Partnerships at AltaPay, a subsidiary of Valitor Group, an industry leading omnichannel provider specializing in security-based payment solutions. He holds an MBA from Alliance Manchester Business School in the UK, as well as a BA in Systems Analysis and an MA in Business Administration from prominent universities in Brazil.
Zwipe is a technology solution provider that enables battery-less, ultra-low-power, self-contained biometric authentication solutions. Together with an ecosystem of partners including global brands within security, financial services and ID applications, Zwipe is “Making Convenience Secure™” for banks, merchants and consumers. Using advanced fingerprint recognition while protecting personal information, Zwipe’s solutions address the data theft pitfalls inherent in traditional authentication methods. Headquartered in Oslo, Norway, Zwipe has spent the last 10 years developing its unique power harvesting technology platform in combination with security solutions based on international infrastructure standards. To learn more, visit www.zwipe.com
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