Zaplox AB (publ) (“Zaplox”), which offers hotels and casinos a contactless mobile guest journey for a safe and engaging guest experience, announces today that the company has hired Jacques Canive as the new CFO with start date September 1, 2020. He replaces the company’s current CFO, Bo-Göran Jaxelius who resigned during the summer to take on new challenges.
Most recently, Jacques Canive worked as an independent consultant with his own business and was the CFO for the Swedish manufacturer Paxxo. Prior to that, Jacques was in charge of the order management department at Saba Software in Silicon Valley, USA and he worked as a business controller at ST Ericsson in Lund and was a CPA at KPMG.
“Zaplox is now in a very interesting phase and I am convinced that we will benefit from Jacques Canive’s years of experience and solid knowledge in his field,” says Magnus Friberg, CEO of Zaplox. “We are looking forward to welcome Jacques to our team.
For more information, please contact:
Magnus Friberg, CEO
Phone: +46 706 58 07 60
Zaplox helps hotels and vacation home rentals to create a modern and profitable mobile guest experience. Zaplox is a market innovator of the contact-free mobile guest journey and mobile key services for the global hotel market. The company operates in Europe and North America and offers a turnkey platform for managing the guest’s hotel stay, improving the check-in and check-out process, and distributing mobile keys for the hotel rooms directly to guests’ mobile phones. Zaplox solutions allow hotels to add Zaplox functionality to their existing hotel app, or to launch their own app mobile app in a cost-effective way. In addition, Zaplox offers a self-service kiosk solution that helps deliver a frictionless guest journey. Zaplox solutions save time and costs while providing hotels with a direct channel to communicate with the guests and the opportunity to generate additional revenue. Zaplox works with all major smartphone platforms and can support the hotel’s lock and property management system. The systems can replace or coexist with key cards and physical keys. Zaplox systems have been in commercial use since 2011 and have helped deliver more than 3.5 million guest nights. Zaplox was founded in 2010 at IDEON Science Park in Lund, Sweden, and the company has offices in Europe and the United States. The Zaplox stock is listed on the NASDAQ First North Growth Market. www.zaplox.com.