Aug 11, 2014

Hermann Homann is the new Chief Financial Officer of the OpenLimit Group

Baar, 11 August 2014. Mr. Herman Homann will assume the position of Chief Financial Officer and Head of Corporate Affairs of the OpenLimit Group with immediate effect, replacing the outgoing CFO Christian Fuessinger, who announced his departure from the company for personal reasons back in May.

The Board of Directors and employees of OpenLimit thank Mr. Fuessinger most sincerely for his outstanding work with the company and wish him all the best for the future. Mr. Fuessinger will continue to support the company in an advisory capacity until the end of September.

Hermann Homann was born in Germany’s Lower Rhine region in 1958 and has years of experience in the commercial sector as well as in the execution of projects both in Germany and abroad. After studying business in London and Reutlingen, he gathered extensive know-how in the areas of controlling, project management and corporate management. Over the course of his career, Mr. Homann has worked both as an international controller as well as a CFO, including, amongst other roles, Managing Director at adidas Sport GmbH (Switzerland) and Finotech Verbundstoffe GmbH & Co. KG. The 56-year-old’s most recent role was that of Managing Director at BBA Holding Deutschland GmbH where, amongst other things, he managed the demerger for the German subgroup and was responsible for establishing the company’s office.

“We are pleased to be able to welcome Mr. Homann, with his extensive know-how and his multifaceted experience, as Chief Financial Officer into the OpenLimit team. On behalf of the entire OpenLimit management and Board of Directors, we warmly welcome our new CFO on board and wish him lots of success in his new role”, says CEO Marc Gurov.

About OpenLimit
OpenLimit SignCubes AG ( was founded in 2002 and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of the publicly traded OpenLimit Holding AG. The company is headquartered in Baar, Switzerland and has a subsidiary in Berlin, Germany. The group currently employs over 60 highly qualified employees.

OpenLimit stands for the secure electronic handshake. Our technologies enable people and machines globally to communicate without restrictions securely, identifiably and provably. We develop base technologies and products in the following areas: electronic identities, electronic signatures, evidentiary value-preserving long-term storage of data and documents and secure data transmission between machines. Our technologies are an integral part of products from leading developers of IT applications for government and industry with an impact on each individual. To achieve this, we enter carefully selected strategic development and distribution partnerships.

Hermann Homann is the new Chief Financial Officer of the OpenLimit Group