Washington D.C., September 7, 2017 – G+D Mobile Security, a global leader in secure identity management and IoT enablement, announces the appointment of industry veteran Sridhar Ramachandran as Vice President, IoT Solutions for the Americas Region. Based in Dulles, VA, Mr. Ramachandran will serve a vital role in driving G+D’s IoT strategy and solutions.
“In addition to being one of the latest buzzwords, the Internet of Things is emerging as one of the most insecure areas in network management,” commented Scott Marquardt, Head of G+D Mobile Security Americas. “As the leader in Remote SIM Provisioning and with nearly 3 billion SIM cards under management today, G+D Mobile Security is ideally positioned to address the challenges in IoT security. Sri will help accelerate our ability to identify, develop and implement solutions for key players in the IoT ecosystem.”
Sri Ramachandran sees great potential: “Extendable end to end security has proven challenging to achieve in the world of IoT. There are multiple approaches with sometimes conflicting requirements. G+D Mobile Security will work with a diverse network of players to ensure secure connectivity and beyond by promoting standards-compatible solutions across the broader IoT ecosystem.”
About G+D Mobile Security
G+D Mobile Security is a global mobile security technology company headquartered in Munich, Germany. The company is part of the Giesecke+Devrient group. G+D Mobile Security has a workforce of 5,800 employees and generated sales of approximately EUR 860m in the 2016 fiscal year. More than 50 sales and partner offices as well as 20+ certified production and personalization sites and data centers ensure customer proximity worldwide.
G+D Mobile Security manages and secures billions of digital identities throughout their entire life cycle. Our products and solutions are used by commercial banks, mobile network operators, car and mobile device manufacturers, business enterprises, transit authorities and health insurances and their customers every day to secure payment, communication and device-to-device interaction. For more information, please visit: www.gi-de.com/mobile-security
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