Augmented identity provider IDEMIA Group has appointed Donnie Scott as CEO for its Identity and Security North America business, effective June 1.
Scott will oversee all businesses for IDEMIA I&S North America, and will report directly to IDEMIA Group President and CEO Pierre Barrial.
A 20-year veteran of the public security and IT solutions industry, Scott was elevated from senior vice president and general manager of IDEMIA’s North America Public Security division.
While in this role Scott expanded IDEMIA’s TSA Pre Check enrollment program for the Department of Homeland Security, and established IDEMIA as a leading provider of biometric technologies for law enforcement agencies.
“I am very pleased to appoint Donnie as CEO of IDEMIA Identity and Security North America and welcome him to IDEMIA’s global executive team,” Barrial said. “I have worked closely with Donnie for a number of years and know that he is the right leader at the right time to lead our efforts in such an important market for the Group.”
“I am honored to be leading I&S North America at a time when more than ever our society needs trusted, technology-enabled solutions to facilitate their travel, commerce and access to public services,” Scott said.