Carmen Paraschiv, former head of both Lipman and Verifone's Project Management Offices, takes up the role of Vice President of Project Management and is joined by former Lipman Director of Research and Development, Andrey Tikhonov, who assumes the role of Chief Technology Officer.
"The experience Carmen
and Andrey bring to ExaDigm
, having been an integral part of taking Lipman
from a young start-up company right through to its eventual merger, is simply invaluable at this stage of our growth and development.
Paraschiv brings extensive project management experience in the payments industry having created and managed Lipman USA's highly successful Project Management Department.
Serving as part of the Lipman/Verifone transition team in the US, Paraschiv went on become head of Verifone's Project Management Office.
At ExaDigm she
will head up the entire project management organization, with direct responsibility for the company's aggressive drive toward Class A certifications with the nation's leading payment processors.
"I am excited to join ExaDigm, a company that is uniquely positioned to pioneer innovative technologies for the next generation of payment terminals," adds Paraschiv.
"I was attracted by the Company's one technology approach and modularity of design, which allows us to better serve clients.
I look forward to applying my vast industry experience in helping ExaDigm
reach the next level of its development by providing processors and value-added partners with fast and cost-effective Class A certifications".
is former Lipman
colleague Andrey Tikhonov.
Along with Paraschiv, Tikhonov served as part of the Lipman/Verifone transition team with responsibility for managing the NURIT Application Development Center.
Paraschiv received a Bachelors Degree in Economics and Computer Science from the University of Planning and Cybernetics, Academy of Economic Studies in Bucharest, Romania, while Tikhonov holds both a Masters and Bachelors degree in Information Technology and Computer Science, from Novosibirsk State Technical University in Russia.