Team

EyeVerify has assembled a dynamic and experienced team. With senior business, academic and security thought leaders from both private and public sector organizations, the company is poised to make a significant market impact.

EyeVerify Inc. is the creator of Eyeprint ID™ – transforming a picture of your eye into a key that protects your digital life. Eyeprint ID is a highly accurate biometric technology for smart devices that delivers a password-free mobile experience with convenient, secure, private authentication. This patented solution uses the existing cameras on mobile devices to image and pattern match the blood vessels in the whites of the eye and other micro features in and around the eye.

EyeVerify, headquartered in Kansas City, MO, USA, is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ant Financial Services Group, also known as Zhejiang Ant Small and Micro Financial Services Group Co., Ltd., a Chinese company.  With the vision “to turn trust into wealth”, Ant Financial Services Group is dedicated to building a leading data and technology platform to make financial services accessible to consumers and small businesses globally. For more information on Ant Financial, visit http://www.antgroup.com/.

 EyeVerify is a member of the FIDO Alliance and the International Biometrics & Identification Association.


Toby Rush

CEO/Founder

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Toby Rush is a 13 year mobile and wireless veteran. As founder and CEO of two mobile ventures, his deep expertise in imaging, sensors and mobility gives him early insight into the trends and technologies impacting consumers and the enterprise. Prior to his two startups, EyeVerify and Rush Tracking Systems, Toby led the product development & QA for SAT Corp, a venture funded mobile software company. Toby also started and led the MobilEdge practice group for BSI consulting. He started his career with Accenture deploying SAP enterprise systems.


Dr. Reza Derakhshani

Chief Scientist

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Dr. Derakhshani, an Associate Professor at University Missouri- Kansas City, is an expert in machine learning, computational imaging, digital image processing, and signal analysis with applications in biometrics and biomedical engineering. He is the director of UMKC's Computational Intelligence and Bio-Identification Technologies Lab. In addition to being the inventor and patent holder on eye vein biometrics, he has extensive experience in other biometric modalities.


Jeremy Paben

Vice President of Engineering

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Jeremy has over 10 years experience leading large product development and delivery engagements. Before EyeVerify, Jeremy led the product management across all 3 product divisions for TotalTrax. During his time with Rush Tracking Systems he was responsible for launching VisibleEdge and Orchestrator product lines. He also has extensive customer and account management experience for Fortune 1000 companies.

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Tom Jantsch

Chief Financial Officer

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Tom, a Certified Public Accountant, has over 20 years of financial, operations and business leadership experience across varied industries, including biotechnology and healthcare. Before joining EyeVerify, Tom established a due diligence process and reorganized the financial and operational processes at Physicians Reference Laboratory, which has since been acquired by LabCorp.

Prior to that, Tom was the president and CEO of Evogen, a bioetech molecular diagnostic company, where he directed and coordinated financial initiatives that resulted in additional funding for new and continuing operations. Tom has additional experience as a director of operations and Chief Financial Officer at Senior Tax Advisors, LLC and Tensile Designs International, Inc, respectively.


 

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Paige Bailey

Vice President of Financial Solutions

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Paige Bailey brings more than two decades of business and operational management expertise to her role as VP of Financial Solutions at EyeVerify. Paige spearheads EyeVerify’s strategy and growth for the financial solutions division and partners closely with financial institutions to apply EyeVerify’s convenient and secure authentication technology to their mobile banking operations. 

Prior to EyeVerify, Paige was the Director of Marketing for Rush Tracking Systems, where she led strategic marketing and sales support. Previously, Paige was the Director of Operations and Customer Experience at LaGarde where she oversaw professional services, web design and customer service.

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