With a diploma in engineering and a diploma thesis focusing on OCR technology for ICAO compliant ID documents Alexander Zahn applied for a position within the R&D department at DESKO. He started his career as Project Manager and was responsible, among others, for the development and complete product launch of the first ever Boarding Pass Validators for TSA check points in the US. After the successful integration of the BPV devices Alexander Zahn was assigned for the American Sales Department. He accompanied numerous projects with airlines & airports during these years and was promoted to Head of Sales worldwide. In 2015 he joined the DESKO general management.
With his widely spread customer knowledge, focusing on document security applications for governments and commercial entities, and his selling experience Alexander Zahn is not only the main contact within the Sales Department but he also, thanks to his technical background, made significant contributions to all product developments or relaunches at DESKO.