Rousset, France (PRWEB) September 17, 2012
In order to keep on developing its activity, Smart Packaging Solutions is strengthening its commercial team, with the addition of Sylvain Auchère, as Sales Director France.
Sylvain Auchère started his career in the smart card industry in 1997 at Gilles Leroux, a leading smart card manufacturing equipment provider for the telecom & pay TV markets, where he has developed a diversified customer base and structured the service groups. Sylvain joined Datacard Group in 2003 as EMEA Service & Solutions Manager and held this position until 2006. Then, he was appointed as acting General Manager for Solutions in EMEA where his group implemented end-to-end projects for financial service bureaus as well as large government programs until 2008. Furthermore, at Datacard, Sylvain developed the sales and partner channels in Africa, the Middle East, India and France including global accounts.
At SPS, Sylvain Auchère is now in charge of further developing sales in France, where SPS already is already recognized by many large players in the secure transactions industry.
Philippe Lauri, Head of Sales for Europe said: “The appointment of Sylvain into our commercial team is in line with our development strategy. France has always been a major market for the smart card and security industry, and, with Sylvain, we are very happy to have an expert with a close relationship to our French partners and clients”.
In related news, SPS will be present at World e-ID Congress, a conference and exhibition taking place at Nice, France, on September 19 – 21, 2012. Olivier Brunet, SPS Product & Marketing director, will deliver a presentation on “New Security Features in ID Documents”.
With more than 20 years of experience in the field of smart card technologies, Smart Packaging Solutions is specialized in the design, manufacturing and sale of contactless solutions dedicated to ID cards, e-passport and dual interface banking cards. Headquartered in Rousset, France, SPS employs 100 people. The company specializes in contactless and dual-interface products, with a recognized micro packaging expertise. SPS has filed over 120 patents supporting its exclusive technologies. More information at http://www.s-p-s.com
Olivier BRUNET, Product & Marketing director, SPS, contact(at)s-p-s(dot)com
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