THE HAGUE, NL – March 23, 2021 – Today, Laxton Group announced that effective immediately, product strategy expert, Jaume Dubois, has joined the Global team in the new role of VP Products Portfolio.

Jaume is a well-regarded expert in the area of Identity solutions. He has worked for the past 20 years with Gemalto/Thales most recently as Identity System specialist. Previously in charge of the unique Identity registration product line at Thales, his career has had him working with products, teams, and projects around the globe most notably in Europe, China, Africa, and Latin America.

Laxton Group has selected to work with Jaume to help pave the way for the direction the company is taking as a leader in the area of the Identification solutions market. His role will be pivotal in this undertaking.

“After 20 years in Gemalto/Thales where I built the Foundational ID system offer, I’m ready to explore new Identification markets. Keeping a deep focus on proposing ‘fit for purpose’ and disruptive civil identity solutions will further empower populations and governments, by preparing the right solutions according to their needs and capacities,” said Jaume Dubois.

“Bringing on board a unique product strategist like Jaume, who has a visionary approach to products for the Identity solutions market, coupled with his extensive industry experience makes him ideal for this role,” said Lyle Laxton, CEO, Laxton Group. “Laxton Group and Jaume strongly align on what is possible for the future with biometric technology.”

“It’s a pleasure to welcome Jaume to our expanding team focused on end-to-end solution delivery across our Election, Citizen Identity,and Security solutions,” stated Nick Perkins, President: Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA), Laxton Group. “Broadening the support to our global partner network with an expansive solutions and services matrix continues to deliver explosive growth to our group, keeping our growth ambitions clearly on track.”

Jaume will combine his vast background with the Laxton team’s strong field experience to deliver the most adapted solutions that focus on providing the best value for customers and help to further ensure a smart user experience.

“Laxton Group’s 10+ years of experience in mass registration programs and solid assets to quickly deliver quality and cost-effective biometric identification devices is incredible. The team has the capacity to design and deliver efficiently all the components of an identification solution. My role in Laxton will be to define and execute the different product lines strategy to further enforce Laxton Groups’ leading position in the Identification markets,” commented Jaume Dubois.


About Laxton Group

Equipped with a full complement of highly experienced professionals in software development, engineering, manufacturing, and project management, Laxton has a proven track record of successfully implementing large scale projects. Laxton can rapidly move from creation of concept design and prototyping, to complete manufacture and final execution all under one roof. This makes Laxton extremely flexible, dynamic, innovative and unique in its ability to deliver effectively on mission critical projects.

Innovation is a core focus in the organization. Laxton develops its own IP, products and solutions. Flagship technologies include biometrics (fingerprint, iris, face, voice), big data analytics and cryptography (digital signatures, encryption, public key infrastructure).
Laxton’s world class software solutions are advanced, secure and adaptable to specific customer requirements and include the following core systems and platforms:
• Elections Software Suite
• Identity Software Suite
• Law Enforcement Software Suite
• ABIS & De-Deduplication Software Suite
• Middleware, SDK/API’s for Multi-Modal Biometrics
• Security, Encryption, Updates & Maintenance Platform

Laxton manufactures the following product lines:
• Biometric Registration Kits
• Portable Biometric Handheld Devices
• Rugged Biometric Tablets
• Rugged Biometric Laptops
• Integrated Biometric Desktop Products
• Self-Service Enrollment Kiosks
• Voting Terminals

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