Diebold, Incorporated appointed John M. Deignan managing director, Diebold-Safetell, Australia, a wholly owned subsidiary. Based in Melbourne, Deignan will be responsible for the overall operations of Diebold-Safetell serving the Australian and New Zealand markets. He will report directly to James L.M. Chen, corporate vice president and managing director, Asia/Pacific, Shanghai, China.
“John brings significant experience in helping banks implement ATM deployment strategies and has developed a keen understanding of retail banking issues,” said Chen. “I am confident he will lead Diebold-Safetell in becoming a premier provider of self-service solutions to the Australian banking industry.”
Deignan joined Diebold in 1991 as account manager in Chicago. Most recently, he held the position of national account executive in Minneapolis. Deignan received a bachelor’s degree in business economics from Marquette University in Milwaukee and a master’s degree in international business from Roosevelt University in Chicago. Deignan a native of Monroe, Wis., will be relocating to Melbourne shortly.
Diebold, Incorporated (pronounced DEE-bold), headquartered in Canton, Ohio, USA, is a global leader in providing card-based transaction systems, security and service solutions to the financial, education, healthcare, utility and retail industries. Founded in 1859, the company develops, manufactures, sells and services automated teller machines, campus and card systems, electronic and physical security equipment, automated medication and supplies dispensing systems, integrated systems solutions, software and banking supplies. For more information about Diebold, Incorporated, visit the company’s Web site at .Details