Research and Innovation are the engine of Oberthur Technologies:
- Continuous investment in security is essential for meeting the increasingly demanding requirements of our customers such as the forging of identity documents.
- As of today, there are more than 350 people working within Oberthur Technologies to strengthen the security and reliability of our products as well as developing innovation in the industry.
- As a partner of governments and financial institutions, innovation is at the heart of our business in the Identity Division
Our R&D team is constantly working in order to be up to date with the latest market standards and innovation. Our developments are always done with the security, the performance, the efficiency and the compliance to a standard as the key factors of a product.
Thanks to a worldwide experience, combined with regular contact with counterfeiting agencies, Oberthur Technologies combats fraud by developing robust and innovative security features.
Our Identity offer combines the best of breed technologies in term of security printing, digital security and related turnkey systems.
In 2003, Interpol awarded Oberthur a prize for the manufacturing quality of their Belgian passports, considered one of the most secure in the world.