HERZLIYA, Israel, and NEW YORK, Nov. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- SuperCom Ltd (NASDAQ: SPCB), a leading provider of Electronic Intelligence Solutions for National ID, Public Safety and HealthCare, announced today that it has named Shahar Marom as its acting Chief Financial Officer and Arnon Zilberman as its new Chief Information Officer.
The company's departing CFO, Ms. Simona Green, will continue to work jointly with Mr. Marom during the transition period to ensure a smooth changeover.
Mr. Marom is a Certified Public Accountant in Israel, currently serving as the company controller and Vice CFO. He joined SuperCom in 2013 as a controller after working for five years at 012 Smile Telecom Ltd, where he gained vast experience in aspects of finance, accounting, tax and bookkeeping. Mr. Marom began his financial career at KPMG and he holds a B.A. in Economics and Accounting from the University of Tel-Aviv.
"I would like to take this opportunity to express our deep thanks to Simona, who has served SuperCom through both exciting and challenging times, and we wish her the very best of luck in the future," commented Mr. Arie Trabelsi, President and CEO of SuperCom. "Shahar is a proven financial professional, who is highly familiar with SuperCom's operations and financials, and we are confident he will continue to be a key contributor as we continue to implement our international growth strategy."
Mr. Arnon Zilberman brings over 15 years of experience in technology management, most of which managing large IT divisions in global enterprises, including implementation and integration of IT systems. Before joining SuperCom, he served as head of Retalix IT, part of NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global technology provider well known for its presence in the retail and payments industries, where he supervised IT teams in regions around the world including EMEA, Israel, USA, China and Japan. Previously, Arnon was based in Stockholm, Sweden, where he served as Head of the IT Common Services division at Ericsson AB. In this role, Arnon was responsible for strategy execution and global leaders' management in both Sweden and India. His areas of focus included software and IT asset management, secured access solutions and IT supplier governance. Arnon holds a BA degree in Economics & Management from the Academic College of Tel-Aviv–Yafo and a Master's degree in Law from the Bar-Ilan University.
"We are very excited to add a technology leader like Arnon to the SuperCom team," added Mr. Trabelsi. "He brings years of experience and a wealth of relationships to SuperCom, and his expertise with a broad range of different technologies will benefit us as we continue to expand our offerings and differentiate SuperCom within the industries we serve."
About SuperCom Since 1988, SuperCom has been a leading global provider of traditional and digital identity solutions, providing advanced safety, identification and security solutions to governments and organizations, both private and public, throughout the world. Through its proprietary e-Government platforms and innovative solutions for traditional and biometrics enrollment, personalization, issuance and border control services, SuperCom has inspired governments and national agencies to design and issue secured Multi-ID documents and robust digital identity solutions to its citizens and visitors. SuperCom offers advanced, secure mobile payments ranging from mobile wallet to mobile POS, using a set of components and platforms to enable secure mobile payments and financial services. SuperCom is a global provider of a unique all-in-one field-proven RFID & mobile PureSecurity advanced solutions suite, accompanied by advanced complementary services for various industries, including healthcare and homecare, security and safety, community public safety, law enforcement, electronic monitoring, livestock monitoring, and building and access automation.
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