VoiceTrust brings Peter Hauser on board as CCO

August 28, 2013 - 

VoiceTrust has announced the addition of Peter Hauser, as the company’s new CCO.

Hauser is set to lead the global commercial strategy and development from Toronto, Canada. According to the company, Hauser comes to VoiceTrust with experience and success in commercial development at high-growth technology startups in the speech technology industry, including Scansoft, Lernout & Hauspie and Nuance Communications.

“I am very excited to team up with VoiceTrust, which has developed a rich portfolio of voice-based authentication solutions that serve key strategic markets,” Peter said. “The company has established itself as a market leader with high-profile customers, cutting-edge technology, and a reputation for the successful delivery of projects. I am joining VoiceTrust to capitalize on double-digit growth in the voice biometrics market, strong customer references, and its suite of security applications for enterprises, governments, and call centers.”

Earlier this year, the company announced its acquisition of major new customers and several pilot projects in North America, Europe, Latin America and the Middle East. 

Also, VoiceTrust recently released VT in Talk, a new solution for dynamic caller authentication.

“Peter brings energy, experience, and a strong track record to our business, and we are thrilled to have him join our team,” CEO Tariq Habib said. “He is a very talented executive with the rare ability to understand and execute winning sales and commercial strategy programs. Peter will work to ensure that VoiceTrust’s authentication platform addresses the very real and important security needs of organizations today and in the future.”

BiometricUpdate.com recently took a look an extended look at voice biometrics as a modality, including some early examples, as well as an exploration of potential developments and innovations. Read the full feature here.

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