September 28, 2021

NEW YORK, NY – is pleased to announce that they will be hosting an Identity Verification Panel to discuss advanced authentication strategies to combat identity fraud for enterprises. This panel has been made possible through collaboration with KPMG Canada and Jumio. 

In this panel, industry experts will discuss new approaches to preventing identity fraud.  The panelists will provide insights on how powerful AI-based models and better orchestration of internal and external data can empower businesses, rather than just try and save them from potential fraudulent acts. 

This panel will feature prominent speakers from KPMG Canada, Jumio, and

  • Melanie Gagne, KPMG Canada’s Director of Advisory Services, Financial Crimes will serve as moderator. Prior to joining KPMG, Gagne worked for RBC, Interac, and Equifax International. At Equifax, she held the position of Head of Anti-Fraud Products and Identity, leading a team of product managers in a dozen different countries to provide flexible and scalable fraud management solutions for those markets.
  • Bala Kumar is the Chief Product Officer at Jumio Corp, overseeing Jumio’s product vision and strategy and leading the execution of Jumio’s digital identity platform. Kumar brings more than two decades of product innovation and leadership experience to Jumio, informed by his prior position as a TransUnion executive. 
  • Whitney Anderson, CEO and co-founder of, brings over 25 years of experience in technology, digital commerce, banking, and machine learning to this discussion. His career began in international finance, and then he was recruited by Kroll Associates, specialists in complex and large-scale fraud. For the last 17 years, Anderson has been building technology startups to solve big, difficult problems, most recently for, an AI-powered fraud detection and prevention platform.

These three speakers bring key insights on identity verification and authentication informed by decades of experience. Don’t miss out on the chance to learn from these industry executives.

To learn more about advanced authentication, sign up for this free panel hosted by, occurring on September 30, 2021 at 1:00 pm EST. 

About provides a modern fraud management infrastructure built specifically for businesses. The award-winning, cloud-based platform helps organizations of all sizes harness AI-driven, risk intelligence to detect fraud, streamline case management, and leverage real-time, actionable insights to make them safer, smarter, and more profitable. To learn more from a solution specialist, contact us today

About KPMG Canada:

KPMG Canada is a Canadian leader in delivering Audit, Tax, and Advisory services. KPMG responds to clients’ complex business challenges across the country and around the world. For over 150 years, their professionals have provided consulting, accounting, auditing, and tax services to Canadians, inspiring confidence, empowering change, and driving innovation. 

About Jumio:

Jumio protects the ecosystems of businesses through their  KYX Platform, unified, end-to-end identity verification, and eKYC platform offering a range of identity proofing services to accurately establish, maintain and reassert trust from account opening to ongoing transaction monitoring. Based in Palo Alto, CA, and serving international markets, Jumio’s solutions are used by leading companies in the financial services, sharing economy, digital currency, retail, travel, and online gaming sectors.

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