Urs Fawer is Product Manager for Identity Documents at Trüb AG Switzerland. He has a strong background in the fields of smartcards, semiconductors, telecommunications, and governmental projects. Urs Fawer is an accredited member by Switzerland in the working group on the European Citizen Card of the CEN standardization body.
Prior to joining Trüb AG in 2005, Urs Fawer received a doctoral degree and a Diploma in Electrical Engineering both from the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology in Zurich. He then worked in various positions in the semiconductor and telecommunications industries.
The Trüb Group is specialized in the provision of products and services related to travel documents, banking and loyalty card projects including the installation and operation of turnkey operations centers. Trüb offers data management solutions, card and passport document production, contact and contactless chip integration, chip-operating systems, on-chip applications, and commercial PKI-integration. Over 20 countries on 4 continents apply technology from Trüb.