Matica – Changes to the Group Management Team

Growth Strategy for Continued Success
Appointment of New VP of Product Management
Appointment of New VP of Global Sales
Appointment of New Global Systems Sales Manager
Milan, Italy, 26th April 2012 – Matica System, a leading worldwide company that designs, manufactures and distributes card personalization, card mailing systems and ID card printers, today announces a change to its Group Management Team. Starting from today, Mr. Ferdinando Filippone becomes the new VP of Product Management, Mr. Ed Cochran becomes the new VP of Global Sales, while Mr. Antonio Santos becomes the new Global Systems Sales Manager.

Following the establishment of the new Group – with Matica as the major shareholder of Digital Identification Solutions – and considering its growing expansion, the company has decided to promote three of its most highly capable managers who have served us well for many years.

Mr. Filippone, appointed as new VP of Product Management, will manage the product development and marketing strategy of the new Group.

Ferdinando Filippone’s contact information:

Email address:

Mobile phone: +39 348 1518527 Office phone: +39 02 92272501

Mr. Cochran, appointed as new VP of Global Sales , will be in charge of all the Sales activities of the Group on a worldwide basis. He will report directly to the CEO.

Ed Cochran’s contact information:

Email address:

Mobile phone: +1 864 617 6503 Office phone: +1 864 272 – 1199 x118

Mr. Santos, appointed as new Global Systems Sales Manager, will drive the Sales Team to continue the rapid growth of the Group globally, managing the Systems Competence Center. Furthermore, Mr. Santos will centralize the management of all customers and sales channel structures, to better support our worldwide partners.

Antonio Santos’ contact information:

Email Address:

Mobile phone: +39 334 6245 127 Office phone: +39 02 922 72501

President and CEO

Sandro Camilleri

About the Group

Matica designs, manufactures and distributes cost-efficient, flexible solutions for industrial card personalization and card mailing systems for banking, government, access control, ID and transportation applications, featuring a full range of alternative personalization and encoding technologies. Together with Digital Identification Solutions that provides advanced identification solutions, specialized in secure government and corporate applications, offers a global presence and a strong support network. The group offers to the joint customer base, local sales forces for worldwide regions with local marketing integration and skilled technical support team for combined market segments.

The Group is represented worldwide with offices in Italy, Germany, France, Mexico, Singapore, China, the USA and the UAE.