FinovateFall 2017 / Averon

Presenter Profile:

How they describe themselves: Averon is the world’s first & only mobile authentication platform deeply integrated with wireless carriers, providing revolutionary benefits for the financial sector/FinTech, among other Enterprise and Consumer verticals. Our Direct Autonomous Authentication frictionless solution is radically reshaping identity and authentication while reducing fraud with our patented, award-winning, turnkey API solution that verifies identity in real-time via mobile carrier packet data. Averon also integrates seamlessly with blockchain. We’re a team of 15 with deep experience in tech, starting with Wendell Brown (Founder/CEO).

How they describe their product/innovation: DAA is the easiest, fastest, most secure solution for identity and authentication. DAA improves conversion rates, reduces fraud, minimizes churn. Averon uses the real-time data packet from mobile carriers. These carriers know where each data packet originated and use the SIM/eSIM chips to securely identify users. Using the security of these networks, Averon provides instant direct authentication on mobile, PC or tablet. Averon integrates with blockchain. Our solution is 100% frictionless for improved user engagement; replaces hackable legacy methods – SMS, app downloads, email codes; eliminates password hacks and securely manages user access.

Product distribution strategy: Direct to Business (B2B), through financial institutions, licensed


Bus. Dev.: John Burman, Market Development Manager,, Lea Tarnowski, COO & Co-Founder,
Press: Taro Gold, Chief Creative Officer,, Lea Tarnowski, COO & Co-Founder,
Sales: Hans Theisen, CRO,,  John Burman, Market Development Manager,

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