Fremont, CA, August 12, 2020 – Safetrust, a world-leader in virtual credential solutions, today introduced Dr. Tam Hulusi as the newest member of its board of directors. Hulusi brings over 25 years of advisory and operations experience to Safetrust’s board, previously serving as Senior Vice President of Strategic Innovation at HID Global, which included managing their intellectual property portfolio.
“Tam’s deep expertise in the access control space at some of the most well known companies in the industry will be critical for Safetrust at this stage of our accelerating growth,” said Jason Hart, CEO of Safetrust. “Since 2009, I have been extremely fortunate to engage with Tam as both a competitor and advisor, and I’m confident our company and our customers will greatly benefit by his role as Director.”
“I am joining Safetrust’s board during a time of exponential momentum and interest in its Touchless Identity solutions – not only a solution sought-after globally in these unprecedented times,” said Hulusi, “but because Jason and his team have emerged as the thought leaders in the rapidly converging areas of security, mobile identities, privacy and data compliance, and IoT. I’m honored to be joining this exceptional team and look forward to much-anticipated success.”
Hulusi’s appointment follows a series of financial, product and growth milestones for Safetrust, including the expansion of marketing and sales teams, product enhancements, channel momentum, and completion of a fund raise.
About Tam Hulusi
Dr. Tam Hulusi is a veteran of the industry, whose expertise spans the areas of identity management, security, IoT and other emerging technologies. In addition to currently serving on the Boards of Unikey Technologies and RemoteLock, Tam spent more than a decade at HID Global as its Senior Vice President of Strategic Innovation and during his career has held several industry roles including Vice President of Honeywell’s Access Control Systems, and CEO of Group4 Technology (now G4S).
Throughout his career, Hulusi has had a significant impact in leading product innovation, business development, as well as leading growth technology companies. During his time at HID, Hulusi led the team that were incubators for the first mobile credential, trusted IoT tags and delivering trust based services online.
Tam is also an inventor with nine patents. He holds a Ph.D. in Physics from the Institute of Polymer Science, University of Essex, and M.Sc. in Quantum Mechanics from the University of Sussex. He is a graduate of Harvard Business School’s International Senior Management Program.
Safetrust delivers a touchless access experience that makes the new workplace secure, healthy and convenient. Using virtual credentials stored in your mobile phone or wearable, Safetrust enables employees to move seamlessly through secured doors, elevators, turnstiles and more. Safetrust eliminates the need to replace your existing readers by leveraging your existing infrastructure, providing a fast, cost-effective, and convenient upgrade path to touchless virtual credentials. Safetrust is headquartered in Fremont, California.