Dr. Silke Bargstädt-Franke is head of the division of Product Management at Veridos GmbH, a joint venture between Giesecke+Devrient (G+D) and Bundesdruckerei. In this function, she is responsible for the complete product portfolio comprising of the classic high secure travel document as well as complete system solutions, e.g. for mobile identities. Silke joined G+D/Veridos in 2009 and held several leadership positions in Project and Product Management. Silke started her career taking over different functions in Development, Project Management and Technical Marketing at Infineon Technologies/Qimonda AG. Silke is based in Munich and holds a PhD in Physics from Hamburg University, Germany.