Ward Duchamps has an extensive experience in Identity and Access Management. Currently, he serves as VP of strategic partnerships at OneWelcome. Ward was the founder and CEO of Scaled Access, a specialist in fine-grained and policy-based authorisation, which has been added to the OneWelcome product suite beginning of 2022. Ward also co-founded miaa Guard where, as the company's CTO for over a decade, he successfully led a team that integrated CIAM technology for several corporate customers. Before that, Ward was part of Deloitte as Director of security and privacy services.