Gemplus, the French manufacturer of smart cards, has signaled its readiness for growth in the United States by filling a key leadership post at its Gaithersburg, Md., subsidiary.

Dan Cunningham, a vice president who had been acting head of Gemplus Card International Corp. since July 1992, was named president and chief executive officer in mid-August.

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