Tighe Barris

Sr. Software Engineer

Julian Spring

Software Engineer

lauren hendrickson

Marketing Coordinator

james kilroe

James is a Zurich-based entrepreneur and former Senior Associate at Newtown Partners, an early-stage venture capital firm. At Newtown, James led the team which redesigned the patented CVC token model. Now, James is running an algorithmic-based hedge fund in Zurich. James is passionate about the intersection of technology, business and policy and how this will…

vinny lingham

Vinny Lingham is the chief executive officer and co-founder of Civic, a visionary company enabling consumers to securely send and receive money, including cryptocurrencies, around the world. Previously, he was the co-founder and CEO of Gyft, a mobile gift card company, which was acquired by First Data Corporation for more than $50M. He is an…

llew claasen


Llew is the Managing Partner of early-stage venture capital firm Newtown Partners. He is a go-to-market strategist & corporate innovation lead with two decades of executive management experience in cryptoassets, digital product management and digital marketing. He co-founded Clicks2customers, a global digital marketing agency with annual billings in excess of $100 million. Llew is also…

seamus hennessy

Product Manager

Seamus is a technologist and joined the Identity.com team after several years in early-stage venture capital where he both invested in and helped to design several web3 token economies. Prior to this, he was completing his thesis which looked at the intersection of economics and blockchain, exploring various economic schools of thought and how they…

martin riedel

Martin joined Identity after leading the development of the first decentralized credential marketplace at Civic. Previously, he was a Research Engineer at Consensys Mesh where he focused on the application of cutting-edge layer 2 identity technologies such as identifier registration and discovery, and anonymous credential revocation list development. Alongside his responsibilities at Idenity, Martin is…

phillip shoemaker

Executive Director & Board Member

Phillip brings over 20 years of experience in the mobile space to identity.com. Phillip helped build the Apple App Store including building the review operations team to over 300 people, writing the guidelines with Steve Jobs, and testifying with global government authorities. Most recently Phillip has been advising and investing in startups, focusing on blockchain,…