Speaker details

Sebastian Manhart

Digital Identity Entrepreneur and Advisor

Sebastian is a serial tech entrepreneur and digitisation expert, supporting governments around the world with large-scale implementations of technology.

He is currently working as Technical Consultant for the World Bank´s Identity for Development Group (ID4D). Previously, he worked as an Advisor on Digital Identity for the German Chancellery and as Chief Operating Officer of the world´s only nonprofit biometrics company (Simprints), where he raised over $15m and oversaw programmes reaching over 1,000,000 people across 12 countries. Sebastian has an academic background in development economics with a BA from the University College London, an MPhil from the Cambridge University, and ExecEd from the Harvard Kennedy School of Government.



Date Title

European Identity and Cloud Conference 2022

May 10, 2022
Advocating for Decentralised Identity in Europe: 7 Lessons Learnt