Kris has been named as a Global Information Security Expert by the largest company in Canada, and then named one of the first international privacy trainers by the IAPP. Brought to Vancouver BC in 2014 to be responsible for privacy and security for one of the first bitcoin/blockchain companies in Canada. A pioneer in understanding KYC (Know Your Customer) and AML (Anti-Money Laundering) requirements as they relate to Canadian laws and regulations in this space.
Kris also currently holds the role of President of Canada’s information and privacy research thinktank, CIIPS.
Ran has an Engineering physics degree and a broad range of experience including software development, management, database design, and building sophisticated, scalable high throughput web applications
VP of Product
Kevin has spent over 20 years delighting customers with web, mobile, and retail software products. He is an experienced leader in product management, agile software engineering, strategy, and entrepreneurship. Kevin brings his specialization in building results-oriented and accountable product, engineering, and operations teams as a member of the leadership team at IDVPN to boost company growth
Operations & Logistics
Combining technical engineering skills and project management experience with successful work in community building and growth planning to spearhead operations and logistics for IDVPN. Stephanie brings a wealth of varied business skills and a strong engineering foundation to the processes, operations, and growth of IDVPN.
Head of Growth
As an experienced entrepreneur, Erin is well known for her skills in business development and her tenacity to get the deal done. As an exited founder herself, Erin is driven by the passion of the startup community and making connections happen
Contracts & Legal
Alan has a P.h.D in Physical Chemistry, and has senior management experience in business, academia and each of the three levels of government – Municipal, Provincial and Federal – principally involving the conduct and management of science research, S&T policy development, technology transfer, innovation and start-up company development.
Jodie has used her curiosity over the years to experiment with leading-edge online technologies including micro-payments, drop-shipping, digital fulfillment, and auto-renew subscription services.
Greg is a lawyer and consultant with four years experience working at the intersection of blockchain technology, law, and policy. Greg was Chief Policy Officer of BigchainDB from 2015 to 2018, and is a founding member of the Blockchain Bundesverband, a blockchain industry lobby group based in Berlin, Germany.