Micah Willbrand is the Chief Product Officer and Vice President of Enterprise Identity for NEC Corporation of America. He has spent more than 20 years focused on identity verification and the prevention of financial crimes.
In 2000, Micah helped create one of the first online, electronic, database-driven identity verification systems working in the US and the UK. In 2010, his focus shifted to the broader financial crime prevention market helping companies mitigate transactional and payment risks by using data and analytics to identify potential fraud. Micah has also developed identity verification and crime mitigation solutions for social networking, financial technology and cryptocurrency markets. His work has prevented horrific crimes such as human trafficking, political corruption, and terrorism funding. Micah has also advised on national and trans-national regulations in the US, EU and Asia-Pacific markets and served as an expert witness in the UK on identity issues.
Micah speaks extensively on identity and fraud-related aspects of the enterprise market as well as strategies for companies to manage risk over time while still providing the best customer experience. After living in London for 12 years, Micah now resides in Austin, Texas.
Sponsored by NEC and presented by Micah Willbrand.