Dr. Cédric Jeannot, Founder and CEO, APrivacy
Dr. Jeannot is a cryptography and security expert, and the founder and CEO of APrivacy Ltd., an award-winning company that provides the banking industry with an information security and tracking service anywhere, any time and on any device.
An expert in the field of cryptography, authentication, and key management, Dr. Jeannot leads the strategic direction, research and development efforts for all APrivacy Ltd., products. He is a frequent speaker at digital security conferences worldwide and has been quoted in a number of global press publications. He was named as a Canadian delegate to the G20 Young Entrepreneur Summit (G20YES), and was recently named as one of 16 Most Promising Entrepreneur in Asia-Pacific by EY. His company was selected by Accenture to participate in its prestigious FinTech incubator program in Hong Kong and was recently named Top 20 FinTech in Hong Kong.
Over the years, Dr. Jeannot has worked on various key security projects including security tools aimed at diplomatic and government agencies. He is also the inventor of a patented secure architecture for digital content protection in corporate environments.
Dr. Jeannot holds a PhD in Applied Security from the University of Louisville, a Master in Computer Science from the University of Louisville and a Bachelor in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Montpellier, France.