Future Fibre Technologies Limited (ASX: FFT), a market leader of risk management services and technologies, today announced that David Cronin has joined its board as a Non Executive Director and Chairman.

Mr. Cronin has extensive knowledge of FFT and the security markets that we service. He has more than 10 years of board level experience within FFT, having previously served as a Director and Chairman of FFT prior to its IPO.

Mr. Cronin has over 23 years professional experience and 15 years of international experience at the director/chairman board level. Mr. Cronin is presently the Managing Director of the investment & consulting group Pierce Group Asia where he is responsible for its technology focussed corporate development and investment activities. Previous to his role at Pierce Group Asia, David was an investment manager for the London listed Guinness Peat Group PLC and Director of M&A for its technology focussed division.  Working for several large financial and non-financial institutions, David has been involved in various advisory, executive level and board positions with several early to mid stage technology companies.

About FFT Group

FFT Group is a market leader of risk management services and technologies, trusted by some of the most security conscious commercial, industrial, military and government clients in the world.

The Group features a range of complementary solutions including intrusion detection for perimeters, pipelines and data networks, biometric and card access control as well as the secure international logistics and storage of high value assets. Through decades of innovation, the FFT Group continues to build upon a comprehensive portfolio of premium services and technologies for the most complex and demanding markets.

Our business truly serves a global market, with our knowledgeable team spread across six continents, providing market and industry expertise directly to customers. With thousands of sites protected, the FFT Group is proven to deliver first class services and technologies that surpass the expectations of our partners and end users.