Speaker details

Christine Leong

Managing Director - Global Lead Decentralized Identity & Biometrics


Christine leads Accenture’s Decentralized Identity and Biometrics group globally and is also part of the global blockchain leadership team. She has over 20 years of experience in technology focused on security. Prior to her experience in IT, Christine worked for 9+ years in financial services. She has been supporting Accenture’s thought leadership and efforts in investments in blockchain since 2014.

Christine has worked in several industries including Public Sector, Travel, Financial Services, Retail and Social Impact. Her relevant knowledge spans: Blockchain, Biometrics, Digital identity and Authentication. She is the Program Advisor to World Economic Forum’s initiative for Identity in the Digital World and the Known Traveller Digital Identity project. She led the decentralized identity & biometrics prototype that was shown at the UN for ID2020 in 2018. She is the inventor and sponsor the Circular Supply Chain initiative; she led Accenture’s work with WWF and Moore Foundation on Feasibility of blockchain for food supply chain amongst other inventions.

She is a regular speaker at conferences globally and has published articles on blockchain for identity & blockchain.


Date Title

European Identity and Cloud Conference 2022

May 11, 2022
Deploying Zero Trust
Panel Session - The Stack, the Stack, the Stack: How Trust over IP is Enabling Internet-Scale Digital Trust