Dr. Cédric Jeannot
Founder and CEO,
Dr. Jeannot is a cryptography and security expert, and the founder and CEO of APrivacy, an award-winning company that provides the financial services industry with secure and seamless communications on any platform, any device, anywhere.
An expert in the field of cryptography, authentication, and key management, Dr. Jeannot leads the strategic direction, research and development efforts for all APrivacy’s products. He is a frequent speaker at digital security conferences worldwide and has been quoted in a number of global press publications. He was named as a Canadian delegate to the G20 Young Entrepreneur Summit (G20YES) and his company was selected by Accenture to participate in its prestigious FinTech incubator program in Hong Kong.
Over the years, Dr. Jeannot has worked on various key security projects including security tools aimed at diplomatic and government agencies. He is also the inventor of a patented secure architecture for digital content protection in corporate environments.
Dr. Jeannot holds a PhD in Applied Security from the University of Louisville, a Masters in Computer Science from the University of Louisville and a Bachelor in Computer Science and Mathematics from the University of Montpellier, France.
APrivacy is a FinTech start-up that combines military-grade data security with seamless user experience on any platform, any device, anywhere.
APrivacy’s enabling technology allows the financial services industry to confidently communicate and conduct business over their favourite channels (Dropbox, GMail, WeChat, Twitter, etc.) leading to increased revenues and reduced costs while meeting regulatory requirements.
APrivacy’s platform is based on a unique and patented data-centric approach to security that acts as a security layer that comes on top of any applications.