Maarten Wegdam, PhD, is managing partner of Netherlands based innovation company InnoValor and CEO of ReadID, the leading NFC based mobile identity verification provider. Maarten is an expert in the area of digital identity and online identity verification. He advice especially financial sector and government organisations on these subjects. ReadID originated from research at InnoValor and is now a solution for mobile identity verification using NFC and smartphones that is adopted quickly in different sectors and application areas where fraud prevention is key.

Maarten studied computer science at the University of Groningen and obtained his PhD from the university of Twente. After a career in the telecoms industry and in research, he founded InnoValor together with Wil Janssen. He is a regular speaker at identity events and digital identity courses.