Riten Gohil (UK)

Partner, Sphonic

Riten Gohil has been a leading evangelist in the Identity & Authentication space for well over 20 years. Currently at Sphonic, Riten works with a team of industry experts delivering its innovative RegTech technology to some of the leading brands in the world. Delivering customised Identity, On-Boarding and Fraud Management tools through Workflow Manager, Riten and the Sphonic team deliver innovative solutions through a marketplace of over 75 of the leading vendors in the world via a single API.

Prior to Sphonic, Riten worked at Visa Europe leading authentication products into the market such as Visa CodeSure the first industrialised digital display card and the efforts to grow Verified by Visa in Europe.

Riten also worked at APACS (now part o f UK Finance) leading industry programmes in the areas of Online Fraud, Insider Fraud and Identity Fraud through colloborative projects between public and private sector, with the latter he chaired the Home Office Identity Theft Consumer Awareness Group from its inception.

Riten’s earlier carreer invovled investigative roles with the Serious Fraud Office in the UK and the Organised Fraud Team of DWP, he had some stints with startups such as Flutter.com and Minutepay.fr before the internet became ‘a thing’.

Riten has regularly spoke at industry events and conferences across the globe and has a real passion for innovation in Regtech and Identity. Outside of work Riten is a cricket fanatic and a keen supporter of Liverpool FC whom he has followed to 3 Champions League finals in Istanbul, Athens & Greece – only collecting Airmiles on two of those trips!

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