Pleasanton, California (EastBayDaily) — MaxID Corp, a leading provider of identity solutions, is pleased to announce today the appointment of Brian Skiba as President of MaxID Corp. Mr. Skiba, the former Chairman of the firm, will retain his current operational responsibilities as head of product development and corporate strategy and retain his position on the company’s board of directors, but assume additional responsibilities geographically in the US.
“Brian, having served actively as Chairman for the past two years, has a thorough understanding of our customers, business and the markets we operate in. His software background, combined with understanding of disruptive technology and emerging trends make him well suited to assume the role of President at MaxID Corp US.” says Michael McCloskey, Chairman of MaxID Corp.
Mr. Skiba spent the prior 15 years in investment banking as an equity research analyst, global strategist and investment banker at Cowen & Company, Lehman Brothers and Deutsche Bank and subsequently as a partner at Arma Partner LLP in London and Treadstone Advisors LLC in Palo Alto, California. He holds a Masters in Business Administration from the Amos Tuck School of Business, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration from Boston University and completed work towards his Masters in Computer Science at Boston University. Prior to his career on Wall Street, Mr. Skiba was the founder and President/CEO of two software companies.
“The opportunities and the challenges remain large in the early development of the Identity market. MaxID stands well-positioned with its solid background of delivering award-winning multi-modal biometric handheld devices and is now rapidly expanding its offering of software content, cloud services and solutions. I am very excited about the prospects for the company”.
About MaxID Corporation
MaxID Corp is a leading provider of identity and security solutions. It designs, manufactures and sells identity management solutions for a mobile environment. The company is headquartered in Pleasanton, California, and has offices in Virginia Beach, Virginia, the United Kingdom and South Africa. MaxID Corp maintains a global research and development team that has more than 20 years experience introducing new technologies. The company’s most advanced biometric handheld devices are manufactured in the United States and are distributed worldwide. More than 25,000 identity devices are being deployed worldwide by customers such as the US Department of Defense, the US Department of Homeland Security, border and law enforcement agencies, and power generation and maritime facilities. For more information about MaxID Corp, please refer to the website http://www.maxidcorp.com.