Reinhard Hofer

Global Program Manager Managed Services

G+D Currency Technology __ Germany

Thursday 22/03/2018 __ 11:55-12:15

Session 3 __ Exploring the future of banknote technologies

The Liffey B __ Level 1

Reinhard Hofer is Global Program Manager for Managed Services of Giesecke + Devrient’s Currency Management Solutions division.

After studies in Electrical Engineering, Reinhard graduated from the Technical University of Munich and joined Giesecke + Devrient Munich, where he has since gained three decades of experience in the banknote business.

As Project Manager Reinhard was in charge of the development of the first generations of G+D’s Optical Banknote Inspection System OBIS. After that, he was a Customer Project Manager and then was appointed Head of Customer Project Management for G+D’s Banknote Processing Systems.

Reinhard was based in Jakarta, Indonesia as Managing Director of G+D Indonesia from 2013 to 2016.

From puzzle pieces to a complete quality and security picture

What does a complete quality chain look like and what benefits does it offer in terms of transparency, traceability and security from banknote substrate to circulation?