ZHU TO LEAD THE COMPANY’S SALES GROWTH AND INITIATIVES ACROSS CHINA
MINNEAPOLIS and BEIJING—(Feb. 7, 2017)—Entrust Datacard, a leading provider of trusted identity and secure transaction technologies, today announced that Bernie Zhu has been appointed to the role of senior vice president, sales, greater China. In this role, Mr. Zhu will lead all commercial efforts across the greater China region.
“As we continue to expand our business in the China region, it is important that we have strong leadership in place to guide the company’s access to opportunities in the region,” said Angus McDougall, regional vice president for Entrust Datacard. “We are pleased to have Mr. Zhu join our team and are confident in his ability to lead our team to great success, as he has done throughout his career.”
Zhu brings 20 years of experience in technology sales leadership in China, holding senior roles at both IBM and Microsoft. Prior to joining Entrust Datacard, Mr. Zhu was focused on guiding technology investments in China as a venture capitalist. Mr. Zhu has a bachelor of engineering degree from Tsinghua University and has completed post-graduate studies at Harvard University.
Entrust Datacard offers a variety of solutions for financial, government and enterprise organizations. The company offers proven technologies for attracting new customers, securing transactions and optimizing the bank branch; securing borders, improving e-gov efficiency and optimizing citizen identity credential programs; as well as identity-based and access control solutions, which streamlines and safeguards access—to facilities, networks and the cloud—for employees and other authorized users.
To learn more about Entrust Datacard, visit www.entrustdatacard.com.
About Entrust Datacard
Consumers, citizens and employees increasingly expect anywhere-anytime experiences — whether they are making purchases, crossing borders, accessing e-gov services or logging onto corporate networks. Entrust Datacard offers the trusted identity and secure transaction technologies that make those experiences reliable and secure. Solutions range from the physical world of financial cards, passports and ID cards to the digital realm of authentication, certificates and secure communications. With more than 2,000 Entrust Datacard colleagues around the world, and a network of strong global partners, the company serves customers in 150 countries worldwide. For more information, visit www.entrustdatacard.com.