Ian Lancaster

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Ian Lancaster

Ian Lancaster has many years’ experience in security and authentication. Founder and former MD of Reconnaissance International, a specialist analyst of and consultant in holography and anti-counterfeiting, he served as the general secretary to the International Hologram Manufacturers Association (IHMA) from its foundation in 1993 to 2015. He was a member of the BSI Societal Security committee and the ISO Security and Resilience committee. Ian holds an honours degree and a postgraduate business studies diploma. Prior to founding Reconnaissance in 1990, he was founder/director of the hologram manufacturer Third Dimension, and later served as executive director of the Museum of Holography, New York. 

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