Tascent appoints Dragan Milanovich as VP of Engineering
Additional world-class technical leadership strengthens the Tascent team
LOS GATOS, CA – July 19, 2017 – Tascent has expanded its executive team with the appointment of Dragan Milanovich as VP of Engineering. In his new role, Dragan will provide technical leadership to further extend Tascent’s reputation for high-quality, thoughtfully-designed biometric solutions. Dragan’s experience developing secure and scalable software systems at Hewlett-Packard, PayPal, and eBay will help Tascent to enhance its product offerings, which quickly and accurately deliver biometric identity for tens of millions of people each year.
Dragan joins Tascent from OneLogin, where as VP of Engineering and Technical Operations, he was responsible for architecture, development, quality assurance and operations, successfully delivering the company’s Online Identity Management solution. He previously held senior roles at Hewlett-Packard, including VP Engineering, Wearables, and VP Web Services. Before that, he served as Director of Engineering at PayPal and eBay. He holds a Bachelors of Science degree in Computer Science from University California, Santa Barbara.
“Tascent’s unique approach – coupling high-fidelity biometric identification with strong user-focused design – makes the company a standout in the Identity ecosystem,” said Dragan Milanovich, VP of Engineering. “Together with its open-architecture philosophy, broad network of technology and delivery partners, and passionate team, Tascent is ideally placed to meet the needs of the global Identity market. I’m very excited to come on board!”
Alastair Partington, Founder and Co-CEO of Tascent, said: “We’re delighted to welcome Dragan to the team. His world-class experience in building secure and scalable systems is a tremendous asset to Tascent and its customers, particularly as we continue to extend our offering portfolio beyond hardware. Everyone at Tascent is excited to work with Dragan as we develop the next generation of fast, accurate, and highly-usable biometric products and solutions.”
About Tascent, Inc.
Tascent develops and deploys biometric identity products and solutions that excel in challenging real-world environments. Each year, tens of millions of people rely on Tascent’s biometric technologies for secure, seamless travel, public safety, and commerce. Founded in 2015, Tascent has a strong heritage in iris recognition and multimodal high-throughput and mobile biometrics stemming from its acquisition of AOptix Technologies’ Identity Solutions business unit. Tascent is based in Silicon Valley, CA and supports customers and partners globally with offices in Washington DC, Dubai and Singapore. tascent.com
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