Antonio Quintanilla | President, Global Sales, Identity And Biometric Solutions
Thales | France

Antonio Quintanilla, President, Global Sales, Identity And Biometric Solutions, Thales

Graduate of the Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm, Antonio Quintanilla holds a M.Sc. in Theoretical Physics. He started his career in the defense industry with the SAAB group in 1998. In 2003 he joined the Thales group Naval Division as Director for Northern Europe. He has since held a number of important positions within the group. In 2012 he was appointed Country Director/ CEO of Thales Mexico & Central America. Since 2019 he holds the position of Vice President of Global Sales for the Identity & Biometric Solutions activities.


Identity Week London 2020 - Day 2 @ 13:30

Digital Identity in times of COVID

Possessing a secure Identity is that most basic and fundamental human right which will permit us to access the rest of the rights, benefits and responsibilities we enjoy as members of our respective societies”. With this statement as a backdrop, this Keynote addresses the importance of secure legal identity and more specifically secure digital identity in today’s fast moving online society, in line with Thales’ purpose: Building a future we can all trust. It analyses the positive effect of inclusive identity in bridging the digital divide within the context of COVID 19. It asks what the moral obligation of the Identity and Biometrics industry is within this complex world situation and in which direction we see our technological development heading.
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT
last published: 13/Nov/20 10:35 GMT

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