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We enable trust.
In a digital world.

It’s difficult to build trust online. You don’t see or feel the other person. Many important clues on how to assess their trustworthiness are invisible. That’s why fidentity makes digital trust simple, secure and accessible for everyone.

Our Mission. Making trust easily accessible.

  • Trust is extremely important in our lives.
  • Trust makes relationships work.
  • Trust makes transactions efficient.

fidentity makes it easier to trust each other.
Our technology is the foundation for strong relationships – without physical interaction.

Our path to becoming the leading provider of identification and signing solutions.

How fidentity grows

We go full speed ahead for continuous innovation and best performance.

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The key stages in our journey to make online identification easier, more secure and flexible, and legally valid digital signing possible for everyone.

Certifications for EU and CH

Certifications according to eIDAS and ZertES for the issuance of qualified signatures.

Technology partnership

The partnership between Cryptomathic and fidentity brings together unique expertise in the field of identification and signatures.

Successful seed round

Conversion to a joint-stock company and opening to external investors: Spicehaus Partners as lead investor enable consistent product development.


With a mature product and regulatory approval, growth was the focus in 2020. On the product front, fidentity matured with a focus on providing the simplest and most flexible solution in the market.

FINMA audit by KPMG

Technology and operation were audited according to the requirements of FINMA. Since 2019, fidentity has been able to demonstrate compliance with the corresponding FINMA finma circular on online identification (2016/7).

First AI version

Technology had matured sufficiently to move from a manual to an automated solution that relied on artificial intelligence (AI).

Customer one

The ICO hype made convenient identification important for those projects, that wanted to stay inside legal boundaries. fidentity helped several of them to get regulatory sign offs to launch in Switzerland.


fidentity was founded by Edi and Thorsten over a beer while discussing ways to provide convenient KYC to their customers.


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Thorsten Hau, CEO and Founder

Received a PhD from HSG (University of St. Gallen) in 2009. He then joined Swisscom and worked his way through the ranks up to a management position. The most exciting times were negotiations with Silicon Valley behemoths such as google. Thorsten lives with his family near Bern.

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Edi Spring, CTO

An IT veteran who started his career at SIX (Swiss Stock Exchange). Edi founded Lambda IT and today leads a team of senior developers who solve the most complex challenges. Edi lives with his family near Bern.


René Greiss, Head of Sales and Business Development

René is a sales professional: he brings with him a degree in Economics & Business Studies from the University of Konstanz and over 10 years of experience in sales of services and software. René feels perfectly at home in a start-up and incorporates interdisciplinary impulses from his time as a company founder. René lives with his family in beautiful and sunny Alsace.

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David Strahm, Senior Software Engineer

Received formal training in machine vision and artificial intelligence. He then helped improve parcel sorting at the post office and later increased automation in mail processing. He joined Lambda IT in 2016 and and leads the development for fidentity since 2018. David lives with his family in the beautiful Emmental.

Naira Orlando, Product Manager

Naira is an experienced IT business expert. Even in hectic situations, she doesn’t lose her calm and competently supports our clients as a Product Manager. She is currently expanding her knowledge in IT, Business Development, and -Analysis with a part-time Bachelor’s degree program in Business Informatics. Naira lives in Bern.

Franziska Ackermann, Head of Communication

With a master’s degree in corporate communications and her flair for images and text, Franziska is the new voice of fidentity. She skillfully uses her many years of experience in tourism, administration and associations to increase fidentity’s visibility. With unique branding, of course. She lives with her family in surroundings of Bern.

Some of our customers

Companies from various industries worldwide rely on fidentity’s identification and signing solutions.

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