Company Database - HID Global

Powering Trusted Identities

HID Global powers trusted identities in a digital world by enabling secure and seamless customer interactions through a world-class SaaS ecosystem to orchestrate customer identification, authentication, and risk management.

Active since


Head office

Austin, Texas

Funding rounds and investors

HID Global is a subsidary of ASSA ABLOY Group AB

Business revenue 2021

HID Global is part of the ASSA ABLOY Group.
We publish financials for the Assa Abloy group here:

2021 annual report is available here:

Number of employees

ASSA ABLOY Group AB currently has +50 000 employees worldwide

Member of industry association and/or initiatives

Forbes Technology Council, Texas Bankers Association


Market Leader for Verified Identity Solutions 2022 by KuppingerCole
Market Leader for Passwordless Authentication Solutions 2022 by KuppingerCole
Cybersecurity Excellence Award 2022 by Globee
10 Fastest Growing Digital Identity Company to Watch in 2022 by CIO Coverage
CyberSecured Award 2021 for Best Authentication and Fraud Prevention
Best identity management software of 2021: authentication and SSO apps by Tech Radar
Top MultiFactor Authentication Solution Provider, 2021 by Enterprise Security Magazine
Market Leader for Enterprise Authentication Solutions 2021 by KuppingerCole
New Product of the Year 2018, HID Approve mobile authentication application by RSA
'Fight Against Fraud' 2018 by Banque & Innovation Award
Top Selling Temenos Market Place Provider, 2018 by Temenos
Market Leader & Product Leader for Fraud Reduction Intelligence Platforms 2021, by KuppingerCole

Contact (phone number / email address)

Katie Björk -

Core solution

What are the company`s core solutions

Digital identity verification, adaptive authentication, and AI-powered risk management, available on-prem and cloud. 

How it works

Our IAM Consumer Authentication offering includes digital identity verification and an adaptive authentication platform which are both augmented by an AI-powered risk management solution. 

What problem does the company solve

Frictionless and trusted customer journeys

Types of supported APIs\API standard supported

REST, SOAP, Webhook, W3C WebAuthN

Industries/target markets

Banking, Healthcare, and Government

Geographical coverage (operational area)


Number of connected banks

Across UK, Europe, US, Canada, Middle East, APAC, Africa

Number of signed-up developers

Approximately 2400 partners worldwide


Eg cloud enabled/native cloud/on premises/hybrid

Cloud enabled/native cloud/on premises/hybrid

Software language

C, C++, Objective-C, Java, and JavaScript on Mobile, Enterprise and Cloud.

Software development tools

HID uses modern development tools following BSI (Build Security In) approach at every step of the SDLC (Software Development Life Cycle). Source version control, automated testing, and continues integration tools are utilised to ship products and includes architecture risk analysis, threat modelling, static code analysis, dynamic analysis, and critical data analysis tools. Developer ticket tracking system like Jira and wikis are utilised to build a strong knowledge base for sustaining support and maintenance.  

When was the core technology developed


Business model

Pricing model

HID offers different price models for consumer and workforce product lines. In addition, MSRP, sales channels, and volumes are all variables that dictate prices between the two groups.

Revenue streams

Both consumer B2B and workforce related value streams

Business strategy resources

We have strategic resources assigned to each of our value streams focused on giving the best services and ROI to our customers.

Future developments

Continuous Improvements using Scaled Agile Development Through to Lean-Portfolio Management (12 weeks PI increments and two weeks sprints)

Customers / Case studies

Key customers

Al Ain Finance in UAE 

Case studies

Al Ain Finance in UAE (