Top Companies Report

8. SICPA Holding SA


Avenue de Florissant 41
1008 Prilly, Switzerland
Phone: +41 21-627-5555
Fax: +41 21-627-5727
Sales: In Excess of $400 million.

Major Products: Security inks and features for intaglio, offset, screen, gravure, flexo and inkjet printing of banknotes and value documents. Providers and integrators of security systems for product protection and excise tax enhancement. OVI for securing banknotes and identity documents. SICPA OASIS for value documents and product protection applications. SICPA Secure Trail system for product authentication and secure track and trace.

Key Personnel: Maurice A. Amon and Philippe Amon, executive co-chairmen.

Comments: SICPA is the leading global provider of security inks and solutions for most of the world’s banknotes as well as a wide range of documents, such as passports, transport tickets, plastic cards and lottery scratch cards. In response to the increase in counterfeiting, SICPA has leveraged its expertise from developing inks and solutions for banknotes and value documents into security systems that combine SICPA’s ink technology with information technology that tracks a product from manufacture to point of sale.