Identity for all, trusted by all.

GenKey's Story

GenKey was founded in 2001, and developed out of a merger with priv-ID, an off-shoot of Philips’ biometrics research division. Since then, GenKey has delivered large-scale, biometric identity programs globally for governments, public institutions and businesses.

GenKey has offices in Eindhoven (Netherlands HQ), Accra and Chicago (USA).

Company History

2001

Genkey AS founded.

2002

Philips launches biometric R&D program.

2008

priv-ID founded as a spin-off from Philips.

2011

GenKey AS and priv-ID merger to form GenKey.

2012

GenKey’s first large-scale deployment for Ghana’s presidential elections.

2018

To date, GenKey has processed 110 million identities across Africa.

Our values are ‘Unstoppable’.

Our international team share common values:

Teamwork
Professionalism
Excellence

GenKey’s Code of Conduct
GenKey believes in the highest standards of social and ethical behavior and has a responsibility to the employees serving the company worldwide. GenKey’s Code of Conduct is aligned to the OECD’s Guidelines for Multinational Enterprises.

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Board Members

Michiel van der Veen

Chief Executive Officer

As Group CEO, Michiel oversees operations in Europe, Africa and the US.

Michiel Loeff

Executive Director Sales

Michiel leads GenKey’s sales and marketing globally.

Gavan Duffy

Exec. Director Technology (CTO)

Gavan oversees GenKey’s R&D activities in Eindhoven and Chicago.

Offices

Europe (Headquarters)
GenKey
High Tech Campus 69
5656 AG  Eindhoven
the Netherlands

Call:
+31 40 7513911

Africa
GenKey
5, 1st Asoyi Street
Bawaleshie, East Legon, Accra
PMB 152 KA, Ghana

Call:
+233 30 2522593

USA
GenKey
1834 Walden Office Square #220
Schaumburg,
IL 60173

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