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QuoVadis Germany appoints Advisory Board
7 Jun 2016
QuoVadis Group announces the formation of an external Advisory Board advising the managment team of QuoVadis Trustlink Deutschland on strategic and growth issues. Members of the Advisory Board, active since March 2016, include Norbert Bochynek, Prof. Dr. Wolfgang König, Joachim A. Langmack, Wolfgang Lux, and Horst Westerfeld.
QuoVadis has been active as a Qualified Certification Service Provider (CSP) and Managed PKI provider in major European markets for a decade. Since establishing QuoVadis Trustlink Deutschland GmbH in 2014, the company has rapidly expanded its market position in Germany, with annual sales growth exceeding fifty percent and serving a wide range of clients in the financial, industrial, and media sectors.
"QuoVadis has set the right course for a successful trajectory in the future," says Robert Frank, managing director of QuoVadis in Germany. "We are proud that we could attract such high calibre expertise to our Advisory Board. Their broad and deep experience will help us to make appropriate decisions and to establish QuoVadis as a full-service PKI provider in Germany. For the benefit of our customers, we will continue to expand our role as a Best Practice Leader in the field of digital certificates and digital signature services."
The Advisory Board
CEO of Arxes-Tolina Gmbh, an international systems integrator for technology solutions in the fields of engineering, IT, Software and Consulting.
Prof. Dr. Wolfgang König
Managing Director of the House of Finance at Goethe University Frankfurt.
"The ever-increasing and increasingly sophisticated attacks require a significant and sustained improvement in IT security. This begins with encryption and protection of data integrity for our basic communication. The millions of Internet users do not want to manage multiple methods, but are looking for standardized solutions to achieve these - and QuoVadis as the largest European provider can help to fill this gap," says Prof. Dr. König.
Joachim A. Langmack
Longtime manager of global sales for T-Systems International and now operates as an independent consultant with various mandates on Supervisory Board and Advisory Board for various companies.
Joachim Langmack says, "Good security promotes the use and progress of digitization, and I recommend the use of Digital Signatures according to European standards from QuoVadis for both private and business use.“
Long service with the Metro-Gruppe and most recently managing director of Media Saturn Holding GmbH. Today he leads Lux Consulting Services.
Wolfgang Lux asserts, "The issue of data security and certified communication is existentially important in the age of digital transformation. The digital potential can only be unlocked when customers feel online transactions are properly protected. I am involved as an advisor for QuoVadis because I am convinced that the Group and German team has an excellent approach and services portfolio for both the commercial and public sectors."
Horst Westerfeld Staatssekretär A.D.
Represented the Hessian State Government on issues dealing with e-government and information technology. He held this function as a State Secretary in the Hesse Ministry of Finance and the Hessian Ministry of the Interior and Sport.
Horst Westerfeld says, "IT security is the primary issue of our time. An essential prerequisite for data protection is a public key infrastructure. The choice of a proven European provider like QuoVadis helps fulfill these demands.“
QuoVadis Germany Advisory Board and Management