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Matica Technologies AG announces a New Group Appointment

Stuttgart, October 31st, 2014

Matica Technologies AG, a leading international ID and card issuance solutions provider, announces a new group appointment:
Senior Sales Executive appointed as Matica’s New Systems Sales Manager in Asia.

Matica Technologies Group is pleased to announce the appointment of Sanjeev Velayuthan as its Systems Sales Manager in Singapore, effective 1st November, 2014. In this role, Sanjeev will focus primarily on sales of Matica’s “Systems” products in Southeast Asia, Australia & New Zealand. Sanjeev will report directly to the Systems’ Regional Sales Director of Matica’s Asia Pacific operations, Antonio D’Albore, and will be part of the Matica Southeast Asia team with offices in Singapore.

Sanjeev has over nine years of work experience in the smart card personalization and manufacturing industries with a well establishedwork history at Gemalto Singapore & Malaysia. He comes from a strong technical background and has extensive experience in sales account management & technical roles in the Southeast Asia region. He’s been well exposed to central card issuance, instant issuance, picture card programs, NFC & contactless transportation card implementation in Singapore.

Sanjeev has contributed significantly in corporate/commercial card issuance for major banks like Citibank & Bank of America Merrill Lynch and one of his major successes is obtaining stringent product approvals for Gemalto’s transportation card for the use in cashless contact & contactless e-purse application which includes third party personalization.

Sandro Camilleri, CEO of Matica Technologies says: “The appointment of Sanjeev into our system sales team is in line with our development strategy. Asia has always been a major market for the smart card and security industry, and, with Sanjeev, we are very happy to have an expert with a close relationship to our Asian partners and clients”.