Kona I and Linxens enter agreement


Smartcards and payment solutions provider Kona I and Linxens, which is involved in the design and manufacture of microconnectors for smartcards and RFID Antennas & Inlays have signed a strategic cooperation agreement.

Through the agreement the companies aim to conquer new markets in response to the growing smart card and secure identity markets.

KONA I and Linxens have signed a strategic cooperation agreement aiming to conquer new markets in response to the growing smart card and secure identity markets.

KONA I plans to expand its global business from next year through a partnership with Linxens, a leader in the design and manufacturer of all forms of connection, both contact and contactless, for its customers on a number of market segments: Telecom, Transport, eGovernment, Access Control, Hospitality, Leisure and Entertainment, Financial Services, IoT, Healthcare and Industry and Specialty.

KONA I CEO Cho Jung-il says that “we are delighted to collaborate with Linxens, a renowned security expert in the global market. By taking this opportunity, both companies will work together to show better products and services that can be recognized in the global market.”

The two companies are currently undergoing a substantive review of various projects that can generate synergies.

“Our companies already have a successful history of working together on several projects. We are confident this partnership leverages both companies’ strengths and will open up new opportunities for both of us,” said Christophe Duverne, President and CEO, Linxens.

Subscribe to our free newsletter
Follow us on Twitter
Join us on LinkedIn

Latest Features & Interviews

White paper: Gemalto - The paper elements of a passport

An expert’s guide to using the paper elements of a passport.

INTERVIEW: Gemalto‘s Xavier Larduinat on the future of borders and digital identities

Xavier Larduinat, Marketing & Communication manager for Innovation at Gemalto, explores the future of digital identity, the Thales acquisition and other trends in an exclusive interview with Security Document World.

Interview: Sean Farrell, Head of Portfolio Management, Government Solutions, SITA

Planet Biometrics discussed the future of biometric travel technology with Sean Farrell, head of Portfolio Management, Government Solutions, SITA.

More articles >>
Share |

Sponsored Links

SDW Conference and Exhibition
SDW is a world-leading conference and exhibition providing a global showcase for next-generation secure credentialing solutions.