Smart card and transit systems veteran Walt Bonneau has been promoted to senior vice president and group general manager at Cubic Corp. to oversee the company’s growing involvement in the mass transportation industry. He will also have responsibility for oversight of the commercialization and market development for eAccess, part of the Cubic family of companies.
Prior to his new role, Bonneau was a senior vice president at Cubic subsidiary Cubic Transportation Systems in charge of engineering, technology and marketing. During his 10-year tenure at Cubic, Bonneau has held multiple senior positions.
He is the recipient of 12 U.S. patents ranging from high speed programmable logic to smart card multi-protocol. He has also served as the vice-chairman of the ANSI/INCITS B10 National Standards Organization that is working with the International Standards Organization to encourage and respond to the proliferation of smart cards and contactless technologies.