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IDnow, a high-tech company, provides solutions for identification checks and electronic signature. The Company offers video-based identity checks that verify the identity of customers; and facilitate the secure electronic identification of individuals through Internet browser and mobile applications. It provides platform-specific solutions that guarantee verification of customers, clients, and contractual partners for companies and institutions.

HQMünchen, DE

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Employees (est.) (Oct 2020)166(+11%)
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Key People/Management at IDNow

Joseph Lichtenberger

Joseph Lichtenberger

Chief Financial Officer
Armin Bauer

Armin Bauer

Chief Technical Officer & Co-Founder
Oliver Obitayo

Oliver Obitayo

Chief Sales Officer
Felix Haas

Felix Haas

Co-Founder, Executive Chairman
Vikas Seth

Vikas Seth

Chief Product Officer
Sebastian Bärhold

Sebastian Bärhold

Business Development & Co-Founder
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IDNow Office Locations

IDNow has offices in München, Paris and London
München, DE (HQ)
Auenstraße 100
Paris, FR
40 Rue du Louvre
London, GB
37th floor, 1 Canada Square, Canary Wharf
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IDNow Financials and Metrics

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IDNow total Funding

$40 m

IDNow latest funding size

$40 m

Time since last funding

a year ago

IDNow investors

IDNow's latest funding round in October 2019 was reported to be $40 m. In total, IDNow has raised $40 m
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IDNow Cybersecurity Score

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IDNow Online and Social Media Presence

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IDNow News and Updates

How Munich’s IDNow uses AI and biometrics to enable mobile authentication

Munich-based IDnow wants to revolutionize mobile authentication by allowing people to use its facial recognition technology to open financial accounts.

IDNow Blogs

Bring your digital contract management to the next level.

Electronic signatures are not a new occurrence. However, under the current circumstances, the value of signing documents online is higher than ever....

IDnow Accelerates Innovation in Identity Verification in UK

UK demand for IDnow, a German identity verification startup, grows with BP, Macropay and UK government the latest to explore AI and...

The future of mobility is driven by AI

Like with many industries, digitization has a big influence on the mobility sector. The demand for digital services has grown rapidly in...

IDnow launches free regulatory information service

Munich, June 4th, 2020 – IDnow, a leading provider of Identity Verification-as-a-Service solutions and regulatory expert presents KYC Insider (www.kycinsider.com), a free...

The meaning of mobility in the future

The Mobility Industry experiences rapid changes like few others. With the help of new technologies getting from A to B is becoming...

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IDNow Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was IDNow founded?

    IDNow was founded in 2014.

  • Who are IDNow key executives?

    IDNow's key executives are Joseph Lichtenberger, Armin Bauer and Oliver Obitayo.

  • How many employees does IDNow have?

    IDNow has 166 employees.

  • Who are IDNow competitors?

    Competitors of IDNow include OnGrid, NewBanking and Taqanu.

  • Where is IDNow headquarters?

    IDNow headquarters is located at Auenstraße 100, München.

  • Where are IDNow offices?

    IDNow has offices in München, Paris and London.

  • How many offices does IDNow have?

    IDNow has 3 offices.