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In the civil identity sector, Thales offers end-to-end Identity & Biometric Solutions (IBS).


Local Cooperation

Identity & Biometric Solutions

This includes secure documents, robust identity solutions and services that address government programs for ID management and road safety, eGovernment/mGovernment infrastructures for trusted eServices, as well as border and visa management requirements. Thales also addresses public safety and law enforcement challenges, offering best-in-class forensic solutions.

Thales Romania delivers all raw materials for the Romanian passport production plus support and maintenance services, including blanks production, enrolment and passport personalization. Thales Romania also supplies optical document readers for border control. Furthermore, Thales Romania delivers finished smartcards for Romanian Digital Tachograph use.

The company’s products and solutions are deployed in over 200 active civil identity programmes worldwide, with specific expertise in secure document issuance, biometrics, document readers, authentication, ID management and data protection.

The Regional Delivery Centre located in Bucharest deploys, services and maintains Secure Document Issuing systems as well as Automated Fingerprint Information Systems. To date, the local team has been involved in deploying 20+ projects worldwide.

Banking & Payment Services

Thales offers services for financial institutions in the Banking & Payment Services (BPS) unit. The world of financial services is changing fast and consumers are looking for evermore personalised, convenient and secure ways to pay, communicate and interact with their banks and accounts. Today, we provide the Romanian banking sector with a wide range of secure digital banking, cards and digital payment solutions meeting and exceeding these demands.

Mobile Connectivity Solutions

All around the world, Thales works with hundreds of mobile network operators, original equipment manufacturers and other service providers to deliver seamless connectivity across cellular networks, and strong digital identities for both people and connected objects. Since the start of mobile communications, we have brought trust to the mobile ecosystem by authenticating users and devices to mobile networks. Now that most people have at least one mobile device, we increasingly help operators support their customer relationships right from service sign-up. In Romania, we are working primarily with mobile network operators since the inception of mobile telecom services supplying SIM cards, MIM cards and services for eSIM.

Cloud Protection & Licensing

Thales is also well known for providing advanced data protection consisting of two areas: identity and access management solutions and encryption with advanced key management solutions. Awareness of our solutions is not only reserved for finance & public/government market. We are present in the e-commerce market as well as critical infrastructure providers and ICT service providers. Our products support core government solutions like qualified certification authorities, ID solutions, certificate authorities and core domestic payment and domestic transfer money solutions.