Paragon ID continues to invest in its operations across Australasia with the appointment of John Barbounis as Head of Sales in the APAC region.
This coincides with the second anniversary of having a presence across Australia, New Zealand, and the wider Pacific region. Over the last two years, Paragon ID has significantly expanded its operations within the APAC region across its various product offerings with clients based in Australia, New Zealand, and the wider Pacific nations in addition to working with various partners across Asia Pacific.
With 30 years of executive experience working across all areas of the card manufacturing sector in various industries including retail, financial, government, aviation and travel, John’s expert industry knowledge will be of great benefit to customers.
In his role as Head of Sales across the APAC region, John will be supporting the APAC Regional General Manager, Steve Andrinos in promoting the various products and services offered by Paragon ID including secure ID, airline baggage tags, transit, mobile and parking ticket solutions to customers within the APAC region.
Commenting on his appointment, John Barbounis said:
“It’s brilliant to be joining the Paragon ID team. This is an exciting opportunity to build on the successes that the organisation has achieved over the past two years. I look forward to utilising my extensive industry knowledge, exceptional attention to detail and hands on approach to formulate high end solutions which exceed our customers’ expectations.”
In addition to promoting Paragon ID’s product offering within the APAC region, John and Steve are also responsible for business development across Paragon ID’s subsidiaries, Thames Technology and RFiD Discovery.
Thames Technology is able to provide its complete range of financial, loyalty and gift card solutions as well as its wide range of digital printing, creative design, and fulfilment services to clients within the APAC region.
In addition, RFiD Discovery offers its full range of asset and people tracking solutions for a variety of sectors including healthcare, manufacturing, logistics, retail, aviation, and managed services.
If you would like to discuss your requirements and how our products and services could help your business, please contact us.
About Paragon ID
As part of the Paragon Group we manufacture 5 billion transit tickets per annum at over 70 sites in 12 countries supplying quality products around the world. Despite employing over 4000 people, our business retains a family ethos with an entrepreneurial spirit.
We are proud of our British roots and with group headquarters in the Irish management institute just outside Dublin we remain in the sole ownership of our CEO Paddy Crean.