Oberthur Technologies, one of the global suppliers of banknotes and secure solutions, announces that James Hussey has accepted a multi-year consultancy with the Company.
Mr Hussey has spent over twenty-five years at the leading edge of the banknote and security printing industry and will act as Advisor to the Chairman of the Board.
Mr Hussey will take up his appointment today, June 1 2011.
Commenting on the appointment, Chairman Jean Pierre Savare said, "We are absolutely delighted to welcome someone of James's ability and depth of experience to work with us. His detailed understanding of the market and long-standing relationships across the industry will be invaluable to Oberthur as we seek to continue to grow our banknote and security printing business.
Furthermore, following press and analysts' speculations, we want to clarify, without any reservation, that we have no intention of making an offer for De La Rue plc."