Today, companies as well as governments are facing multiple, unprecedented threats, whose frequency and complexity are constantly increasing. SICPA has always been committed to offering its governmental and institutional customers security technologies and solutions that enable and strengthen their sovereignty. In keeping with this commitment, Mr. Philippe Amon, Chairman and CEO of SICPA is pleased to announce the arrival of Mr. Jean-Philippe Gaudin, former Director of the Swiss Federal Intelligence Service (FIS), as Strategic Affairs Director for the group.
As Strategic Affairs Director, Mr. Gaudin will be responsible for ensuring that SICPA's solutions anticipate the strategic security and sovereignty needs of governments. The entire SICPA group, with its 3,000 employees and operating worldwide, is delighted and proud to be able to bring such a high level of expertise and experience to confront today's and tomorrow's threats, whether physical or digital.
Founded in Lausanne in 1927, SICPA provides secured authentication, identification and traceability solutions and services, integrating material-based covert features and digital technologies. At the forefront of research and innovation, operating on five continents, SICPA inks and special features protect the majority of the world’s banknotes, security and value documents. Every day, governments, companies and millions of people rely on us to protect the integrity and value of their currency, personal identity, products and brands.