BUNDESDRUCKEREI BECOMES A MEMBER OF THE ICA
PRESS RELEASE, 27 April 2022 – The International Currency Association (ICA), the voice of the world’s currency sector, is delighted to announce that the German security solutions provider Bundesdruckerei GmbH has become a new member of the association.
Bundesdruckerei is a trusted and innovative partner for governments and central banks worldwide. Its membership further signifies the ICA’s broadening footprint and representation of the global currency industry.
ICA Chairman Dr Wolfram Seidemann welcomed Bundesdruckerei to the association, emphasising that “Bundesdruckerei’s decision to join our association is another positive development in the ongoing strengthening of the association to be the voice of the global currency industry and ensure that cash has a dynamic future ahead.”
Dr Dieter Sauter, Senior Vice President & General Manager Business Unit Value Printing at Bundesdruckerei GmbH, said, “Cash will retain its place as a means of payment in the future. Our decision to join the International Currency Association aims to foster the importance of cash in society as an inclusive, reliable and private form of payment.”
ICA Director General Jutta Buyse commented, “Bundesdruckerei’s joining of our association further enhances our capacity to represent the global cash industry’s needs. Their contributions as a member will be crucial to ensure we as the ICA can continue to support central banks in being able to maintain public confidence in the availability, quality and security of the currency they provide.”
About the International Currency Association: The International Currency Association exists to create a coherent voice for the currency industry – covering design, production, manufacturing and distribution. We are the first industry body of our kind with a membership made up of businesses that span the sector. https://currencyassociation.org/
About Bundesdruckerei GmbH: Bundesdruckerei GmbH together with its subsidiary Maurer Electronics GmbH is a leading German high-tech security company with its headquarters in Berlin. With innovative solutions, products and technologies ‘Made in Germany’, the company protects identities and data. By creating trust and legal certainty in the digital society, Bundesdruckerei GmbH enables governments, companies and citizens to act with confidence in both the analog and the digital world. As a Bundesdruckerei Group company and with more than 250 years of experience under our belt, the company is paving the way for a secure digital age. Bundesdruckerei GmbH currently holds more than 4,500 national and international patents, employs currently a workforce of around 2,500 and in 2020 generated revenue of EUR 489 million. For more information, go to: www.bundesdruckerei-gmbh.de
Contact: Chloé Menhinick, Director of Communications at ICA – [email protected] | Mobile: +31 6 287 294 79