Onfido facial and document recognition onboarding platform launches to Salesforce AppExchange

Onfido has announced the launch of its remote onboarding platform on the Salesforce AppExchange to bring its document and facial verification tool to the CRM giant’s Financial Services Cloud and other customers. Onfido uses machine learning technology to enable users to confirm their identity with a photo of an identity documents and a “live” selfie, protecting access to online services. The technology performs automated checks on 600 documents from 192 countries, and is used by 1,500 customers globally, the company

Onfido adds new talent in key executive roles

As Onfido scales into new global markets, the company has added new talent in key executive roles including Kevin Trilli as Chief Product Officer, Andy Wilde as Chief Technical Officer, Andy Leaver as Chief Revenue Officer and Lila Tretikov is joining as an Independent Board Director. The new team members join the five-year-old company as it enters its next stage of growth, having recently raised a Series C round of $30m. These latest senior hires will provide guidance as Onfido

Onfido raises $30M for AI-based face ID recognition technology

Onfido has raised $30 million for its AI-based identity verification technology, bringing the company’s total amount of raised funds to approximately $60 million, according to a report by Techcrunch. This latest round was led by new investor Crane Venture Partners, with participation from Microsoft Ventures, Salesforce Ventures and other unnamed but existing backers. The company’s technology helps websites verify users’ identities using a photo-based identity document, a selfie and artificial intelligence algorithms. Onfido, which is not disclosing its valuation in