Amedeo D’Angelo is Inside Secure’s President, Chief Executive Officer and Chairman of the Board. Prior to joining Inside Secure, Amedeo spent a large part of his career at executive positions in high-tech companies. In particular, he spent more than 20 years in the field of security and payment. Amedeo dedicated the first 12 years of his career in the field of semiconductors, at AMD (Advanced Micro Devices), and then at the head of Samsung's European Operations. He has held top management positions in leading European companies including Gemplus Card International, part of the Gemplus group now Gemalto, as President. He was also the founder and CEO of Incard, an Italian company developing chip card, software applications and security products to serve the banking, telecom and the identity markets, and Chairman of Y Generation, which developed a mobile payment platform. Amedeo also served as Chief Operating Officer at Oberthur Card Systems, developing security solutions and software for personnel systems and CEO of Ingenico, a global leader in secure transactions and payment systems, where he implemented structural strategic changes necessary to position the company back to profitability. He is still currently the Chairman of Linxens, a world leader in the design and manufacture of smartcard connectors and antennas for secure documents.