MER Group Enhances its Position in Mexico

Over the next month, MER Group will attend four leading cyber and HLS exhibitions to be held in Mexico and Panama

Holon, March 8, 2017: MER Group (TASE: CMER), provider of telecom, security, intelligence, and cyber solutions, announces that in March and April 2017, it will exihibit cyber technology, intelligence, HLS and tactic communications solutions at four major conferences and exhibition in Mexico and Panama. This, as a result of MER Group’s growing influence in the Latin American market, and specifically in Mexico.

As part of the process of expanding MER Group’s activities in Latin America, with an emphasis on Mexico, Segev Hostik was appointed six months ago as CEO of MER Mexico after serving as the MER Group CFO for the last eight years. “MER Group has been active in Mexico for the last 17 years and now Mexico has become the group’s largest center other than the headquarters in Israel, with 9 regional offices throughout the country and multiple contracts for cyber projects with existing and new customers. In order to leverage the company’s growing presence in Mexico, we will present cutting-edge cyber, intelligence and HLS solutions at the upcoming exhibitions”.

Smart and Secure solutions for cities, strategic facilities, critical infrastructure, buildings/campuses, mega events and more; cyber services ranging from risk assessment and penetration tests by a expert teams and threat intelligence, to customized innovative technologies and interactive cyber training sessions; intelligence systems for collecting, monitoring, and filtering big data from open sources and tactical communications solutions for first responders.

At the CyberTech Latin America conference by Israel Defense, to be held on March 16 in Panama, MER Group will participate in a panel called Cyber Security on the National Level and will present its approach to critical infrastructure and cyber security on a national scale.

At the FAMEX 2017 conference, Mexico’s international airshow and one of the largest in the world, to be held on April 26-29, MER Group will present its communications solutions for mission aircrafts as well as its cyber services for aviation companies that are forced to cope with cyber attacks.

MER Group (TASE: CMER) is a global Israeli-based company involved in the development, manufacturing, marketing, and installation of technologically-based solutions for the telecom, security, intelligence, cyber, big data, smart city, and emergency services industries. Via its subsidiaries, the company plans and installs broadband infrastructure for clients around the world, provides engineering, planning, and construction services for renewable energy projects, and invests in Israeli natural gas pipeline projects. The company’s clients include government, municipal, and security institutions, commercial companies, banks, and communications operators. The company owns industrial plants manufacturing telecommunications towers, as well as software and electronics development centers. MER Group employs some 1,200 people and has dozens of subsidiaries. The group is active predominantly in Latin America, Africa, and Israel.

The group is managed by Nir Lampert and is controlled by C. MER, FIMI fund and Yitzhak Ben-Bassat and is traded on the Tel-Aviv stock exchange since 1992.

The Company’s executive offices are located in Holon.

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