Oberthur Technologies Announces the Appointment of New Head for its Card Business in Asia

PARIS, July 21 (AllPayNews.com) -- Oberthur Technologies, a world leader in smart card technologies, has appointed Roswell Wolff as Managing Director Asia for the Card Systems Division. Roswell, an American citizen, has over 23 years experience, including 10 years in Asia, in the telecommunications, finance, IT and software services industries. He previously held the position of Vice President Global Accounts at Atos Origin where he was responsible for the management of key accounts in the Financial Services sector. In 1999 he joined the company (formally LHS & Sema Plc), first moving to Kuala Lumpur Malaysia, to head telecommunications sales and marketing for Asia. He spent 3 years in Japan with responsibility for Managed Operations and Payment Services clients in Japan, Korea and Greater China. Previously Mr. Wolff worked for over 12 years in Europe with Convergys and the software consulting division of Verizon. Roswell holds a BA in international business and Russian studies from the University of Pennsylvania. He will be based in Singapore and report to Xavier Drilhon, Managing Director of the Card Systems Division. About Oberthur Technologies With sales of 882 million Euros in 2008, Oberthur Technologies is a world leader in the field of secure technologies. Innovation and high quality services ensure Oberthur Technologies' strong positioning in its main target markets:
 - Card Systems: One of the world's leading providers of security and
      identification based on smart card technology and associated
      services for mobile, payment, transport, digital TV and convergence
      markets.

    - Identity: International player for the manufacture and personalization
      of secure identity documents such as passport, identity card, driving
      license or health care card - traditional and electronic -
      and associated services for both governmental and corporate markets.

    - Fiduciary printing: World's third largest private security printer
      specialized in high security for the production of banknotes,
      checks and other fiduciary documents in more than fifty countries.

    - Cash protection: World leader in the emerging market of
      intelligent systems to secure cash-in-transit and ATM.
Close to its customers, Oberthur Technologies benefits from an industrial and commercial presence across all five continents. Oberthur Technologies S.A. is a limited liability company (societe anonyme) registered in France with its registered office at 50 quai Michelet 92 532 Levallois Perret, France. Oberthur Technologies S.A.'s corporate registration number is 340 709 534 R.C.S. Paris. Website: http://www.oberthur.com SOURCE Oberthur Technologies