Speaker details

Ward Duchamps



Ward is Vice President at OneWelcome, the leading European provider of cloud-based identity and access management. He develops the partner ecosystem to construct the identity fabric of the future.

Previously Ward was founder at Scaled Access. He developed and commercialised an advanced authorisations platform. OneWelcome acquired Scaled Access in March 2022. The authorisation platform is now embedded into OneWelcome Identity Cloud.

Ward has an extensive background in Identity & Access Management. He collected two decades of experience in consulting, design, integration and product development. He used to work for brands such as Johnson & Johnson, Pfizer, AXA, KBC, Royal Canin, Philips and Rituals.

Ward combines entrepreneurship with academic insight, engineering pragmatism and team management.

He loves to chat about authorisation, security architecture and pragmatic privacy. He has an opinion about raising teenagers, breeding dogs and riding motorcycles.


Date Title

European Identity and Cloud Conference 2022

May 11, 2022
Panel: Introducing Open Policy Agent (OPA) for Multicloud Policy and Process Portability