Ms. Yarde is a successful serial entrepreneur with an extensive technology solutions back-ground. Mrs. Yarde has over 25 years of sales, business development, operations and management experience in enterprise and embedded technology markets with 12 years specific experience in the full life cycle design, development, manufacturing and commercialization of fingerprint products focusing on integrating embedded fingerprint technology to improve legacy products and devices . In 2004, Ms. Yarde helped in the establishment of bioMETRX, a public company which pioneered the introduction of fingerprint technology in consumer products in the US market. Ms. Yarde served as Chief Operating Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of bioMETRX. As an innovator in the consumer biometric space, Ms. Yarde was responsible for providing strategic direction, driving revenue and securing and maintaining business relationships with major corporations. Ms. Yarde was personally responsible for over $14 million in sales in the first production year, establishing extensive retail distribution relationships, major OEM partnerships and negotiated deals to acquire two key patents to support the growth of the business. She also played a direct integral role in raising more than $15 million capital for the business and negotiated a takeover of bioMETRX’s largest competitor at the time.
Ms. Yarde is currently responsible for all aspects of managing, guiding and operating GeneSYS-ID to develop and expand its product line, create strategies to broaden market penetration, increase shareholder value and raise capital to support operations, product development, sales and marketing initiatives. Ms. Yarde has already developed strong relationships with industry partners and has been responsible for establishing strategic relationships, sales and distribution channels to date.