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This list showcases the top United States based CTO’ operating in the Biometrics space. If you think a CTO’ is missing from this list, feel free to contact our editor on [email protected].
The individuals on this list have been included because of exceptional performance in one of the following categories:
- Innovation – Operating as a key part in an extremely innovative business or startup.
- Growth – Operating as a key figure in the growth and upscale of a market leading business or startup.
- Management – Showing exceptional management skills.
- Societal impact – Putting their business on the map for their positive societal or environmental impact.
Our Data – We source our data from OSINT (open source intelligence) and public directories such as Crunchbase, SemRush and many more. The data from these sources should be treated with a degree of caution and verified yourself.
Chief Technology Officer of Veridium
Dr. John Callahan is responsible for the development of the company’s world class enterprise-ready biometric solutions, leading a global team of software developers, computer vision scientists and sales engineers. He has previously served as the Associate Director for Information Dominance at the U.S. Navy’s Office of Naval Research Global, London UK office, via an Intergovernmental Personnel Act assignment from the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory. John completed his PhD in Computer Science at the University of Maryland, College Park.
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About Veridium: Veridium is a leading provider of strong digital authentication platform
CTO of Trust Stamp
Prior to joining Trust Stamp as President & CTO, Scott served for 9 years in the Program Management Office with Google. This role was very entrepreneurial in nature as he was tasked with helping oversee the creation and development of a global PMO team spread across multiple data centers across the US and Europe, essentially acting as a startup intrapreneur. Prior to Google, Scott served for 10 years in a number of startup companies in Atlanta, Austin and Silicon Valley in software programming, management, and configuration management roles.
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About Trust Stamp: Trust Stamp is a developer of AI-powered software focused on identity and trust.
CTO, Chairman of TECH5
Chairman of TECH5 SA, Rahul Parthe oversees TECH5 product and technology strategy. Rahul was the key system biometric service provider architect of UIDAI program which has enrolled more than 1.3B identities till date. He is also the lead architect for Indonesia National ID that now holds 193 million tri-modal enrollments. Other key organizations include, Identix, L1 Identity Solutions, Securimetrics, Morpho and InterBio.
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About TECH5 : TECH5 is an international technology company which focuses on developing disruptive biometric and digital ID solutions.
Founder & CTO of PushCoin
Slawomir Lisznianski is CTO and Founder of PushCoin. Before founding PushCoin, Slawomir a self-taught IT wiz, designed and implemented secure, scalable financial systems. He worked directly with Ken Griffin, the founder of Citadel Investment Group and the founder of Chopper Trading, both successful Chicago trading firms. His roles at Citadel and Chopper have been instrumental in creating profitable trading strategies. Slawomir appeared numerous times on behalf of Chopper at Stanford, MIT, and Berkeley talking about technology, security and algorithms.
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About PushCoin: PushCoin is a digital wallet for students and payments hub for K-12 public and private schools.
CTO of FaceTec, Inc.
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About FaceTec, Inc.: FaceTec 3D Face Verification and Authentication software has enabled >350M unique users prove their liveness for secure account access
CTO, Smart Residential Solutions of ASSA ABLOY Group
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About ASSA ABLOY Group: ASSA ABLOY Group is a door opening solutions, dedicated to satisfying end-user needs for security, safety, and convenience.
Co-founder & CTO of TWOSENSE.AI
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About TWOSENSE.AI: TWOSENSE.AI is a provider of invisible and continuous multi-factor authentication for the workplace through behavioral biometrics.
President & CTO of authID.ai
Tripp Smith has spent a career as a thought leader in data analytics, centered around technology vision, strategy, and product development working with hyper scale technology companies, including Facebook, Apple, and Uber. Previously Chief Technology Officer at Clarity Insights (now Accenture AI), where he worked with then CEO Tom Thimot, Tripp now brings his significant industry expertise to authID along with the vision and energy to propel the Company’s next phase of growth.
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About authID.ai, Clarity Insights: authID.ai is a global provider of biometric identity proofing & authentication solutions delivered by an easy to integrate IDaaS platform.
Co-Founder and CTO of Compact Imaging
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About Compact Imaging: Compact Imaging has developed and patented a miniature optical sensor for biometric security and mobile health monitoring.