CEO & President
About our CEO
Mr. Hanson has over 28 years of senior executive operating experience in biometrics, web-based content and information technology. He has operated and held executive leadership positions in multiple organizations from entrepreneurial start-ups to large public entities. Most recently, Mr. Hanson was the Chief Operating Officer at the Biometrics Division of L-1 Identity Solutions, (NYSE: ID), where he contributed to the sale of the company to Safran Morpho, (NYSE Euronext Paris: SAF), and helped to navigate issues related to the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States or CFIUS. Prior to this, he was the President and COO of SecuriMetrics, Inc., also a division of L-1, which later merged with Identix Incorporated, (Nasdaq: IDNX), to become L-1 Biometrics. Mr. Hanson holds a US Government TS clearance and maintains strong, long-term customer, partner and supplier relationships with various US Government agencies and other governmental and commercial entities worldwide.