Our Digital Identity: The Socure Blog

Johnny Ayers

Johnny is the co-founder and SVP of Sales & Business Development for Socure. As an industry expert on fraud prediction, authentication, and KYC/CIP/AML verification, he has helped to craft the ID+ solution into a powerfully predictive tool for tier-one financial institutions to better understand digital identity and onboard new customers. Socure is the second company he's co-founded, having also lead international teams for growth ventures marketing to organizations large and small, across 6 different continents. In his spare time, Johnny is an advisor and mentor to a number of well-known and fast growing startups in New York City. He received both his Bachelors and Masters in Finance from the Carroll School of Management at Boston College.
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Recent Posts

Five Ways Banks Can Tackle Millennial Skepticism

Posted by Johnny Ayers on Nov 4, 2016 6:50:00 PM

 Generation Y is a key target demographic for financial institutions, but what can they do to appeal to skeptical millennials. (originally posted in TechCrunch)

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Topics: Article, Trends, Financial Inclusion, Authentication

A whole new way to look at Knowing Your Customer, Socially.

Posted by Johnny Ayers on Jul 5, 2016 6:06:20 PM

In July 2016, ID+ v2.5 added new field validation models, reason codes and correlation scores that are providing incredible predictive power that feed into both the fraud and authenticity scores returned from an ID+ Digital Identity Check. The correlation score is a new and unique way to improve upon an identity verification process, and enable KYC-type inspection. Read more in this blog from our VP of Data Science and Product, Nash Ali. 

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Topics: ID+, KYC

Updates to Socure ID+, New Watchlist Capabilities in v2.5

Posted by Johnny Ayers on Apr 15, 2016 1:36:49 PM

At Socure, we’re committed to the continuous improvement of our ID+ solution for consumer verification. Soon, clients will need to take action in order to ensure continuous service as we make updates to our product.

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Topics: Product Update, ID+, Technology

About the Socure Blog

Digital Identity and the New World

Our team is constantly sharing what we've learned from years of security, financial technology, fraud risk mitigation and identity verification.  Here, we share our latest thinking that elates to everything in and around Socure, the financial technology industry, KYC, AML, CIP, Fraud and Compliance! 

That's a lot of stuff. We'd love to read your comments, so share your thoughts right here and via your favorite social media networks.  We're listening - suggest a topic anytime! 

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