Socure Names Rhon Daguro Senior Vice President of Sales
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Socure, a leading provider of predictive analytics for digital identity verification, today announced that Rhon Daguro has joined the company as Senior Vice President of Sales. Daguro, a proven sales technology executive and entrepreneur who has held sales leadership roles with Oracle, Cisco, and most recently Persistent Systems, brings years of experience in digital identity, security, and blockchain to Socure’s management team.
“Rhon Daguro is a high performance sales executive who has helped build successful businesses with a focus on consumer-facing technologies,” said Tom Thimot, CEO of Socure. “His combination of sales management expertise, industry relationships, and deep technical skills will help Socure rapidly accelerate our growth in the financial services industry and beyond.”
Prior to joining Socure, Rhon Daguro was GM and Senior Vice President, Security and Blockchain for Persistent Systems, a billion dollar IT services firm. He drove significant growth in his roles with Oracle and Cisco, and was a key member of the technical sales team at identity-startup Securent, which was acquired by Cisco. Rhon is a frequent speaker at industry conferences. He holds a B.S. in Computer Science from Northern Illinois University.
“Socure has developed a truly transformative technology for re-establishing trust in online identity and transactions with proven data science,” said Rhon Daguro. “The new Aida digital identity verification robot is years ahead of the competition with its ability to facilitate zero-friction bank, credit, and online commerce transactions while reducing fraud. I look forward to helping Socure become the world’s next major Fintech vendor.”
Socure is the leader in high-assurance digital identity verification. The company’s predictive analytics platform applies artificial intelligence and machine learning to trusted online/offline sources including email, phone, address, IP address, social media and traditional GLBA/DPPA data to authenticate identities in real-time. The Socure ID+ platform reduces fraud by up to 90 percent, lowers manual review/knowledge-based authentication (KBA) rates by as much as 80 percent, and automates Customer Identification Program (CIP), Know Your Customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) compliance initiatives.