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Former HSBC fintech head joins biometric authentication outfit Veridium as CEO

Veridium, a leader in biometrics-based authentication technology, today announced the appointment of new CEO James Stickland.
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Biometrics firm Veridium assigns ex-HSBC fintech leader as new CEO

Biometrics-based authentication technology company Veridium has announced the appointment of former HSBC fintech head James Stickland as the company new CEO. Stickland is a seasoned fintech industry executive with decades of experience, serving as a senior executive for HSBC, JPMorgan Chase, and Cisco.
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Biometrics Firm Taps Former HSBC Fintech Leader as CEO

The biometric authentication company Veridium has named a former HSBC fintech executive as its new CEO. James Stickland will focus on driving business strategy, revenue and investment growth, the company said Wednesday. Its VeridiumID product works as an authentication layer that sits on top of companies' mobile apps.
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Veridium appoints fintech veteran to drive company growth

Biometrics software startup Veridium has announced the appointment of James Stickland as new CEO. Stickland is a seasoned financial technology industry executive with decades of experience and has served in senior executive roles for HSBC, JPMorgan Chase and Cisco, where he specialized in expanding a pipeline of venture capital and accelerating innovation within emerging technology portfolios. He most recently served as managing director of U.K.-based fintech firm Red Deer Systems.
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Veridium Has Appointed a New CEO

Fresh off a major rebrand announced in September, Veridium has appointed a new CEO. James Stickland joins the company from a position as Non-Executive Director of Red Deer, a UK-based fintech company offering an investment management tool.
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Almost a Third of Americans Won’t Shop Online Due to Security Concerns

As Black Friday approaches, a recent Veridium survey of 2,029 U.S. consumers found that 29.4 percent of respondents will avoid shopping online entirely this year due to concerns about data breaches, and another 14 percent said they're less likely to shop online for the same reason.
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Veridium points to implications of biometrics on Black Friday

Nearly a third of Americans plan on avoiding online shopping this holiday season due to the threat of having their credit card information stolen,  according to a new survey report released today by biometric technology startup Veridium.
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Bunq and Veridium join hands for mobile banking biometrics

Dutch mobile-only challenger bank bunq is using Veridium’s hand recognition software for its new app. The app will now use Veridium and its software, 4 Fingers TouchlessID. With their collaboration, Veridium and bunq say this is a “world first” for “safe” mobile banking.
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Dutch mobile bank to employ hand recognition software

Dutch mobile-only bank bunq announced today it will employ hand-recognition software on its banking app. Developed by Veridium, 4 Fingers TouchlessID captures four fingerprints at once, bringing increased reliability and precision, bunq founder and CEO Ali Niknam explained.
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Veridium Brings Hand Recognition Authentication to Mobile-Only Dutch Bank, bunq

Courtesy of a new partnership with authentication specialist Veridium (formerly known as Hoyos Labs), mobile banking customers of bunq, a mobile-only Dutch bank, will have access to 4 Fingers biometric authentication. The technology, 4 Fingers TouchlessID, is part of VeridiumID, and will be the first implementation of hand-recognition software in financial services.
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