NFC payment solutions provider DeviceFidelity has expanded its management team with the hiring of Fabrice Jogand-Coulomb as vice president of Product Management and Philippe Martineau as vice president of Business Development.
Based out of Aix-en-Provence, France, Fabrice Jogand-Coulomb comes to DeviceFidelity from Sandisk where he was the director of Marketing for Mobile Solutions, in charge of creating, specifying and promoting mobile solutions and in developing the company’s NFC strategy. Prior to SanDisk, Fabrice worked with companies such as Verisign, ActivCard and Gemplus, amassing more than 15 years of product delivery and marketing experience with microSD memory devices, mobile solutions NFC and contactless solutions, according to DeviceFidelity.
As the new vice president of Business Development, Philippe Martineau will be responsible for expanding DeviceFidelity’s business with wireless carriers, handset makers and OEMs with special focus on European and Asian markets. Prior to joining DeviceFidelity, Martineau was second in command at Inside Secure, responsible for the company’s new business unit dedicated to NFC. Martineau was also a key executive at Gemplus responsible for telecom, third generation networks and product line.
According to DeviceFidelity, Martineau has more than 20-years of wireless industry business development experience with expertise in NFC, mobile payments, security and strategic planning. management.