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KSW Microtec appoints new CFO
Dr. Heiko Färber as new Chief Financial Officer at KSW Microtec AG.
Dr. Heiko Färber as new Chief Financial Officer at KSW Microtec AG.

KSW Microtec AG, a supplier of RFID components, has appointed Dr. Heiko Färber as new Chief Financial Officer (CFO), to play an influential role in driving the company¹s ongoing growth trends.

Dr. Heiko Färber, who holds a doctorate in business economics and has an impressive track record in the financial field, will be in charge of KSW Microtec¹s financial division, as well as controlling the company's IT, legal and human resources departments.

The primary goals of KSW's highly motivated and innovative team are to develop the company's RFID business across a variety of industry sectors, including Asset Tracking, Access Control & High Security, ePayment and eTicketing. With this in mind, Dr. Heiko Färber will be enhancing KSW Microtec¹s expertise by coordinating the hiring of key personnel to help attain these goals.

"We are privileged to have such a competent colleague, as Dr. Heiko Färber on board," said Thomas Hitzer, CEO of KSW Microtec. "With significant goals set for the company for 2009, Dr. Färber¹s knowledge and commitment is crucial to achieving them."

Dr. Heiko Färber joins the company with more than 10 years experience in financial control, having held CFO roles at car rental giant Budget and technology innovator QSIL, as well as a senior partnership in a cooperate finance and investment company.

"I am delighted to join the KSW Microtec team and look forward to putting my experience to good use in this fast developing business. KSW Microtec sets new standards in the RFID industry, an example of which is the KSW prelaminate, Thinlam®. This prelaminate is the ideal solution for contactless card manufacturers - and in personal identification applications, where security, performance and design are important." said Dr. Heiko Färber.