Nicolae Ghibu is the Managing Director of certSIGN, a 100% Romanian provider of IT security solutions based on PKI infrastructure, internationally recognized for the quality of the services they provide. Under his leadership, certSIGN became the most important accredited certification service provider in Romania and one of the largest providers of chip card personalization in the Eastern Europe and Central Asia, implementing solutions for tachograph cards issuing in Romania, Norway, Moldova, Ukraine, Serbia, Bulgaria, Finland, Uzbekistan and Tajikistan.
Currently certSIGN is accredited to provide electronic signature services, electronic archiving and time stamping, holding a market share of over 55% of the digital certificates market in Romania. Since 2010, Nicolae Ghibu holds the position of President of the Certification Service Providers Association in Romania and it is actively involved in the development of services and standards related to cybersecurity.
Previously he was Deputy GeneralDirector in the Directorate of Information Technology in the Ministry of Finance, where he went through all the training stages from specialist and later as manager of the institution.