New Hires

Date: 2016.07.20

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Versasec Expands US and Global Operations to Meet Growing Demand for Security Solutions

Additions Include New GM of North America and Silicon Valley Office

NEW YORK, July 20, 2016 -- Versasec, the leader in smart card management systems, today announced it has added crucial new jobs and opened a Silicon Valley office to better address and service its growing customer base in North America and around the globe.

“Cyber threats are a growing menace, particularly for small- and medium-sized businesses (SMBs) today,” said Joakim Thorén, CEO of Versasec. “As our business continues to expand to help manage security solutions that keep SMBs safe from these threats, I’m pleased to announce we’re also growing our team with talented individuals and expanding our global operations.”

The new hires announced today include the following:

Marcus Hartwig will manage the new Versasec office in Menlo Park, California, while serving as the company’s General Manager for North America of Versasec LLC. As part of his new role, Marcus also will serve as a member of Versasec’s global services team, providing professional services and technical sales support. Prior to joining Versasec, he served as CEO and was a founding partner at Omegapoint Inc., an IT-security firm working with government, health care, finance and the media industries.

Yvonne Moebius will join the Versasec R&D Center in Merseburg, Germany, and will work for the CTO as an Agile Coach for both the development teams and the test teams.

Most recently, Yvonne has worked in business and process development as well as customer relations for various startups and also supported sales and marketing at established software development firms.

Adam Bostwick is the newest addition to the Versasec service center in Portsmouth, United Kingdom. The recent graduate of the University of Chichester will serve as a Business Development Engineer. With his new position, Adam will drive customer- and partner-focused business development projects together with the sales and management teams.

About Versasec

Versasec is a leading IT solutions provider in the identity and access management space with focus on easy deployment of smart cards with innovative smart card management systems. Our customers are organizations that demand high security and ease of use. Our state of the art solutions enable our customers to securely authenticate, issue and manage user credentials, such as smart cards, more cost efficiently than other solutions on the market.

Our mission is to provide solutions that are affordable and easy to integrate, thus allowing organizations of all sizes to implement high levels of security. We also offer first class support, maintenance, and training. Our customers include: HSBC, Tieto, Raiffeisenbank, Hornbach, Daimler, Alstom, European Commission, Qualcomm, eBay, Saudi Aramco, IMF, L’Oreal and Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi.

Contacts, +1 (508) 475- 0025, ext. 116