News Archive 2015

6.03.2015

NEXT BIOMETRICS expands organisation with 10 new engineers

Oslo, March 6th- 2015

During recent weeks the NEXT Biometrics organisation has been expanded by top level resources hired from industry leading companies. In total ten new engineers have been added to already strong teams in Seattle, Prague and Taipei.

CEO Tore Etholm-Idsøe comments: “We have experienced a massive growth in customer projects and need to grow our organisation to serve these.  Over the last months hw/fw/sw engineers from Microsoft, ASIC designers from Cypress and FAE’s from ST Micro and Qualcomm have joined NEXT. We are of course very pleased to see that NEXT is perceived as an attractive employer by top class technologists”

ABOUT NEXT Biometrics (www.NEXTbiometrics.com)

Enabled by its patented Active Thermal Principle, NEXT offers high quality area fingerprint sensor at a fraction of the prices of comparable competitors. A wide range of product formats including Smartphones, Tablets, PC’s, Doors, Time registration systems, Payment terminals, Flashdrives, Usb-tokens, Key fobs and many more.

NEXT Biometrics Group ASA is a publicly-listed company on the OSLO Axess Bors (symbol NEXT) and is headquartered in Oslo, Norway, with sales, support and development subsidiaries in Seattle, Silicon Valley, Prague, Taipei and Shanghai.

Investor & Media contacts :

Tore Etholm-Idsoe, CEO, mob + 47 922 32 439, e-mail tore.idsoe@NEXTbiometrics.com
Knut Stålen, CFO, mob + 47 920 43 458, e-mail knut.stalen@NEXTbiometrics.com