Ricon Mobile is an international company specializing in mobile connectivity solutions for businesses. Ricon Mobile’s high-quality cellular routers and machine-to-machine (M2M) management software ensure fast, secure and reliable interconnectivity, failover backup, remote monitoring and maintenance. Ricon Mobile is supporting enterprises in over 240.000 business locations worldwide.
Company founder Dr. Kaya Bag holds a Ph.D. in applied physics. He pioneered the development of devices, software and procedures for the integrated remote monitoring of nuclear power plant safety in the Netherlands and Germany – among the first of their type in the industry.
In his native Turkey, he used his experience in managing complex systems to develop remote monitoring solutions for applications ranging from ATMs and vending machines to natural gas pipelines and electrical power distribution.
Ricon Mobile’s managing director and partner, Douglas Finch, is a long-time business associate of Dr. Bag. Mr. Finch has over 30 years of executive experience in manufacturing high tech products for the telecommunications industry.
Founded in 2002 Ricon Mobile is relentlessly innovative and driven to address the technical challenges of businesses. Its advantage as a privately-held company is in its flexibility to customize its hardware and software to client needs.
Today, Ricon Mobile supplies large European telecommunications enterprises including Vodafone, Telefonica, Verizon Europe, Turkcell, Türk Telekomand others. Major clients in other business sectors include GE Healthcare, Scientific Games, GTECH Corp., International Gaming Technology, and Intralot and many others.
In 2017, the company moved its head office to Toronto, Canada to expand to markets worldwide.