Baltimore Technologies, a global leader in e-security solutions, announced the appointment of Paul Sanders as Chief Financial Officer of the global operation, to be effective from November.
“I am delighted to welcome Paul to the position of Chief Financial Officer at Baltimore Technologies. Paul brings extensive experience in Corporate Finance and Governance. His excellent track record in strategic investments and acquisitions which includes the US market will ensure Baltimore continues to deliver on its aggressive growth targets,” commented Fran Rooney, Chief Executive Officer at Baltimore Technologies.
Until November, Paul Sanders, aged 36, holds the position of Group Finance Director at SSL International plc, a major global healthcare organisation formed from the merger of Seton Scholl Healthcare plc. and London International Group plc. He joined Seton Healthcare Group as Group Finance Director in 1997. During his time at Seton Healthcare, Sanders has been responsible for all aspects of financial reporting and control and has been involved in strategic acquisitions and developing new business opportunities.
Sanders was extensively involved in the merger of Seton Healthcare Group plc with Scholl plc in 1998 which resulted in the Group doubling in market capitalisation and turnover, moving a predominantly UK based group to a truly global group. In 1999, Sanders was centrally involved in the merger of Seton Scholl Healthcare plc and London International Group plc. The group again doubled market capitalisation to (pound)1.4bn and turnover to approximately (pound)700m per annum.
Sanders executive experience also includes Arthur Andersen where he worked with major clients including SSL International, Airtours plc, Sharp Electronics and United Utilities plc. Sanders is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds a BSc First Class in Mathematics from Liverpool University and a Doctorate of Mathematics from Oxford University.
About Baltimore Technologies
Baltimore Technologies develops, markets and manages security products and services to enable companies to develop trusted, secure systems for e-business, the Internet and mobile commerce. Its products include a wide range of Public Key Infrastructure (PKI) products and services, wireless e-security solutions, cryptographic tool-kits, security applications and hardware cryptographic devices. Baltimore’s global team of professionals offers a wide variety of consulting, training and deployment support to its customers worldwide. Baltimore Technologies markets and sells its solutions directly and through the TrustedWorld(TM) Channel program. TrustedWorld includes many of the world’s leading technology companies and a wide variety of global, regional and local business alliance partners.
Baltimore Technologies employs over 800 people worldwide and operates from over 28 cities with headquarters in Dublin, Ireland; London, UK; Boston, USA and Sydney, Australia. Baltimore Technologies plc is a public company with dual listings on NASDAQ (BALT) and the London Stock Exchange (BLM).
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