Regula sets up new operation in the UK, adds to senior leadership team
Regula has appointed Mr. Kenneth Nathan-Amissah to its senior leadership team as Global Sales Director for Airports and Airlines and head of the the company’s new European division Regula Forensics UK Limited. Nathan-Amissah will focus on expanding sales of Regula core products through the company’s network of global distributors.
Nathan-Amissah has previously served in senior business development roles managing European territories including Russia and CIS countries including the last 7 years working directly in the airports and airlines industry. He also has 12 years experience in IT and Telecoms sectors.
“I’m pleased and honoured to be taking on this new role and challenge for a progressive and forward-looking company,” says Mr. Kenneth Nathan-Amissah, Global Sales Director for Airports and Airlines at Regula. “This is perfectly exemplified in their decision and choice to set up their new operation in the UK and I’m looking forward to shaking things up a bit.”
“Ken’s appointment represents a significant statement in our plans for expansion and delivering growth across all markets and territories we serve with our international partners, adds Mr. Nikita Kolesnev, Regula Deputy Director of International Marketing and Business Development. “We see his involvement with Regula to be a positive addition to the team and we look forward to working together in developing and driving the UK and international business forward.”
In addition to the new UK office, Regula has offices in Belarus, Brazil, Latvia, Russia, Ukraine and the USA.
New mobile document authenticator
Regula recently released its mobile document authenticator, the Regula 1120, which can turn a smartphone into a specialized device for automated document authentication. The authenticator works with Regula Document Reader SDK as either a Regula demo application or into the user’s application.
The Regula 1120 is attached to the back of a mobile device and connected to it via Bluetooth Low Energy. Used together with Regula Document Reader SDK the Regula 1120 facilitates the process of document authentication and allows law enforcement agencies, as well as border control and immigration authorities to easily run identity document checks.
Travel money specialists Essiell recently integrated Regula document verification tech into its Watchman 1.0 compliance package.