October 02, 2014 9:43 AM ET

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Company Overview of Oberthur Technologies

Company Overview

Oberthur Technologies, together with its subsidiaries, provides security solutions worldwide. It offers security and identification solutions and services based on smart card technologies for mobile, payment, transport, digital TV, and convergence markets. The company also produces banknotes, checks, and various traditional and electronic secure identity documents, such as passport, identity card, driving license, or health care card, as well as associated services for governmental and corporate markets; and operates as a system integrator and specializes in transfer census, personalization platforms implementation, and identity data management. In addition, it provides cash protection solut...

50 Quai Michelet

Levallois-Perret,  92532


6,800 Employees


33 1 55 46 72 00


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Key Executives for Oberthur Technologies

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 55
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Operating Officer
President of Latin America
Executive Vice Chairman
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Oberthur Technologies Key Developments

Oberthur Technologies Appoints Christophe Fontaine as Managing Director of the Identity Business Unit and Member of Group Executive Committee

Oberthur Technologies announced the appointment of Christophe Fontaine as Managing Director of the Identity Business Unit and member of the Group Executive Committee. Before joining OT, Christophe Fontaine served as Vice President Group and Chief Customer Officer at Air Liquide. In this context, he was in charge of the strategic global customers and partners of the Group.

SIX Payment Services Selects Oberthur Technologies

Oberthur Technologies announced the extension and the strengthening of the partnership started in 2010 with SIX Payment Services. The company will develop and supply next generation chips for debit and bank cards, to Swiss banks, from 2016 to 2020. SIX Payment Services releases a new chip specification on behalf of the Swiss debit card issuers every four years, followed by the evaluation of two suppliers. The company was selected in 2010 to develop and supply EMVI'12 chips from 2012 to 2016. The new product generation, called EMVI'16, will be issued from 2016 till 2020 and will be based on the specifications of EMVCo CPA (Common Payment Application), MasterCard PayPass and VCPS (Visa Contactless Payment Specification). EMVI'16 will enable the Swiss banks as well as international issuing processing customers of SIX Payment Services to offer Contactless payments on top of standard debit, credit and e-commerce functionality for MasterCard and Visa brands, enhanced by SIX Payment Services' proprietary functionalities at the choice of the issuers.

Oberthur Technologies, Q2 2014 Earnings Call, Aug 29, 2014

Oberthur Technologies, Q2 2014 Earnings Call, Aug 29, 2014

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