Thierry Gattlen is the founder and CEO of polyright SA, a provider of RFID multifunction platform based in Sion, Switzerland.
Founded in 1997 and with offices in Sion, Zurich and Lausanne, polyright is the leading Swiss provider of identity management platforms and open-ended rights and services management solutions for higher education, healthcare and industry. The company’s core competence is the development, installation and maintenance of single-credential, multi-function identity management and cashless payment solutions integrated with third-party systems such as enterprise resource planning or access control. polyright’s platform allows integration of such functions as personnel and user management, physical and logical access control, cashless payment, and use of third-party services such as car parking, bicycle/vehicle rental, printing and photocopying and similar applications.
Polyright was recently acquired by Identive Group (INVE) and is integrated in the Multicard Division.
Thierry Gattlen has gained experience in the luxury watch industry and the economic development office of the state of Valais. He is the inventor of the Valais Skicard, a multicompany e-purse solution based on RFID chipcards, one of the most widely used ski ticket concepts in Europe.