FindBiometrics is in Copenhagen for Money20/20 Europe, where the leading minds in FinTech are networking with executives from the biometrics industry helping transform commerce. Today, FindBiometrics President Peter O’Neill caught up with Dr. Hemant Mardia, CEO of IDEX, to talk about biometric payment cards and fingerprint sensor technology.
Listen to our exclusive Money20/20 Europe interview with Dr. Hemant Mardia, CEO, IDEX:
IDEX is making big waves in the financial markets, with its fingerprint sensor technology integrated in the biometric Mastercard. This week in Copenhagen, the company is demonstrating its newly launched fingerprint sensor for biometric cards—an area of FinTech that is proving to be a dominant trend in 2017. Our interview starts with talk about the Mastercard release, which Mardia refers to as an “Apple moment.” He and O’Neill then go on to discuss the challenges of putting biometrics on credit cards and what’s driving the market. The talk concludes with a preview of what’s next for the company, including contactless biometric technology.