WISeKey USA Establishes Prestigious Board to Guide its North American Expansion
“I am honored and delighted to chair such a prestigious board. WISeKey is a unique company with great potential to create value not only for stakeholders but also for society at large.”
The WISeKey USA board comprises the following professionals:
|CHAIRMAN OF THE BOARD|
|Dr. Franz Humer
Retired Chairman, CEO and President, Roche Holdings; Chairman,
Co-CEO and President, The M&A Advisor; 30 years of business
Significant advanced data analytics and start-up experience.
Seasoned high-tech and consumer electronics executive at Palm,
Robert C. McFarlane
Co-Founder, United States Energy Security Council and
Vice Admiral Michael H. Miller
Retired Vice Admiral of United States Navy; first active duty
Founder & CEO of WISeKey; former United Nations expert on cyber
Chairman and CEO of Borghese; former CEO of La Prairie;
Fernando Chico Pardo
Founder, Chairman and CEO, Promecap, S.A.B. de C. V., Mexico;
History of driving revenue growth for technology companies large
Founder and CEO, Ruppert International with activities in diverse
Franz Humer, Chairman of Board of Directors of WISeKey USA said, “I am honored and delighted to chair such a prestigious board. WISeKey is a unique company with great potential to create value not only for stakeholders but also for society at large.”
Carlos Moreira, Founder and CEO of WISeKey, commented, “Our investments in technology and cyber security have positioned WISeKey well to take advantage of the vast amount of opportunities on a global scale and monetize cyber security and the Internet of Things. The decision to establish a presence in the USA reflects our commitment to long-term global growth as the North American market offers us access to significant expansion opportunities. Additionally, this new entity has enabled us to establish a board of highly esteemed leaders with significant professional experience and networks. I look forward to receiving their guidance and valuable contributions as we continue to execute our business plan by expanding our product portfolio, clients and geographic reach.”
WISeKey USA is currently evaluating locations for its headquarters and datacenters.
A global growth partner of the World Economic Forum, WISeKey is a leading information cyber security and identity based digital
information security firm. Established in 1999 and headquartered in Geneva, Switzerland, WISeKey has facilitated and enabled the use of
secure digital identities in everyday life as well as enhancing trust, privacy and inclusion. The company’s cyber security platform and
identity-based data security solutions secure international organizations, governments, enterprises, financial institutions, people,
and objects spanning 102 countries.
WISeKey presides over physical infrastructures, mobile networks and the Web to ensure secure communications, exclusive relationships, protected identities and authenticated transactions. All without compromising trust and privacy. Its strategic location in Switzerland and
partnerships with leading global organizations and brands set WISeKey apart from other digital security providers. While its DNA is strongly based in digital security technology, the company strives to deliver 360 degree solutions based on individual needs.
For more information visit https://www.wisekey.com
Carlos Moreira, +41 22 594 3000
Founder & CEO
Investor Relations Counsel:
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