Ireland Strengthens Fintech Presence by Embracing Digital Identity

Ireland is working to bolster their claims to be a destination for financial services firms and fintech startups by embracing digital identity technology; part of a 2010 law allows for electronic verification of an individuals identity and with the advent of innovative technology Ireland is now ahead of other EU countries; the promotion of digital identity can not only help make financial services more efficient but it can also cut down on fraud or money laundering; with Brexit making fintech firms and banks nervous Ireland is looking to provide an innovative environment for all to thrive. Source.

Todd is the Chief Product Officer of LendIt Fintech.

He is the host of PitchIt: the fintech startups podcast, a weekly interview show featuring emerging fintech founders and leading venture capitalists.

He is responsible for leading the content team which covers fintech through daily & weekly email newsletters, editorial, virtual events, and in-person conferences.

He has been covering fintech, banking, and venture capital for more than 15 years, including speaking regularly at industry events.

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