Henrik, who will assume his new position on Wednesday August 15, has worked at FPC for eight years; for the past three years as project manager and product owner for FPC’s swipe sensor venture. He has also been in charge of FPC’s work on the development of algorithms and software, in which he will continue to be involved. Henrik has a Licentiate of Engineering degree in mathematics and a master’s degree in electrical engineering from Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg.
Johan Carlström, President and Chief Executive Officer of Fingerprint Cards AB, comments as follows: “I am delighted to announce that Henrik Storm has been appointed VP Customer Projects at FPC.
“With his great commitment, drive and extensive knowledge of biometrics, Henrik has already made a decisive contribution to FPC’s development and we are convinced that he will continue to do so in his new role.”
About Fingerprint Cards AB (publ)
Fingerprint Cards AB (fingerprints.com) markets, develops and produces biometric components and technologies that through the analysis and matching of an individual’s unique fingerprint verify the person’s identity. The technology consists of biometric sensors, processors, algorithms and modules that can be used separately or in combination with each other. The competitive advantages offered by the FPC’s technology include unique image quality, extreme robustness, low power consumption and complete biometric systems. With these advantages and the ability to achieve extremely low manufacturing costs, the technology can be implemented in volume products such as smart cards and mobile phones, where extremely rigorous demands are placed on such characteristics. The company’s technology can also be used in IT and Internet security, access control, etc.
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Fingerprint Cards AB (FPC) is listed on the Nasdaq OMX Stockholm (FING B) and has its head office in Gothenburg.
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