Paul has worked in the technology and security sectors throughout his career. From the early days of the smart card market in the UK, during the 1990’s he helped to develop a market leading position for this emerging and innovative technology. Since joining Idemia ( previously Morpho) in 2005 he has held a number of positions including Head of Sales for EMEA, Head of Mobile and has latterly focused on expanding Idemia’s presence in the government identity market. He was involved in the creation of Idemia’s UK digital identity service, Secure Identity, which is an identity provider to the Gov.UK Verify scheme. In recent months his focus has been on how to develop this digital trust framework in the private sector.