Philippe Barreau joined IDEMIA in January 2018 as Group Executive Vice President, member of IDEMIA executive committee and head of Citizen Identity and Public Security activities.
During his career, he has occupied leading positions in global companies and has spent more than 12 years in Asia. He joined SICPA SA in Switzerland in 2001 in the Security Inks Division, as Regional Director and then Sales and Marketing Director. In 2012, Philippe Barreau was appointed Managing Director of the Security Inks & Solutions Division.
Philippe was a Board Member of the International Association of Currency Affairs (IACA) based in the United States and a founding Board Member of the International Currency Association (ICA) based in the United Kingdom.
Philippe is a Swiss and French citizen. He is an MBA graduate of the Business School of HEC Paris and holds a Master of Science in Materials’ Science from Grenoble INP, the Grenoble Institute of Technology.