Holm Neuhäußer strengthens management team of Sagem Orga GmbH
Holm Neuhäußer will still be responsible for the worldwide production sites in his position as Managing Director. Sagem Orga has leading-edge production sites in Germany, Brazil, Russia and India. In particular, his responsibilities will also include industrial engineering, materials management, and quality and facilities management, including security management.
With a degree in engineering, he has worked in the fields of electronics and information technology for more than 20 years. He began his career in 1981 as group lead at Schiffselektronik Rostock, where he was responsible for development. In 1990 he moved for a year to the University of Rostock as a computer scientist in the field of medicine.
Holm Neuhäußer, who comes from Meißen, Germany, joined the SAFRAN Group, to which Sagem Orga belongs, in 1991 as a developer at Dr. Neuhaus Telekommunikation. From 1999 to 2000, Neuhäußer also headed the company's development department. From 1992 on, he was in charge of Production and Service, and in 2001 he was appointed Managing Director of Dr. Neuhaus Telekommunikation. In 2006 he took over as Vice President Manufacturing at Sagem Orga.
Sagem Orga is a pioneer and a global leader in the smart card industry. The company develops and implements cutting-edge technology to turn the vision of unbounded mobile communications and integrated digital security into a reality. Sagem Orga's portfolio includes hardware, software, consulting and services, all focused on smart cards for the benefit of consumers and providers in the telecommunications, health, identification and banking areas.
In the telecommunications sector, Sagem Orga's customers include the world's largest wireless carriers. Millions of people benefit from its custom-made solutions for GSM, CDMA and UMTS. With its security technology designed for the health, identification and banking industries, Sagem Orga protects people and their identities around the world and secures electronic communications between government agencies and the citizens and companies they serve. It offers solutions for biometric and electronic identification, electronic ID cards, health cards, drivers' licenses and cashless payment.
Sagem Orga has a worldwide network of subsidiaries, branches and sales partners as well as production facilities incorporating the latest technology in Germany, Brazil, Russia and India. The company has a workforce of over 2,100 people. It is a 100% subsidiary of Sagem Sécurité, part of the international high-tech group SAFRAN, which generates annual sales of more than 12 billion euros with 63,000 employees in over 30 countries.