December 16, 2020 – London, UK, and San Ramon, California, USA – Device Authority, a global leader in identity and access management (IAM) for the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced it has appointed Matthew Scherba as its new Chairman.
Matthew has over 25 years of start-up and scale-up experience specialising in working and investing in technology companies across the IoT industry. His experience covers the full company lifecycle development, from start-up to exit, with a focus on strategy and commercial scale. Before joining Tern, he spent five years at a UK venture capital investment company dedicated to the IoT arena. During this time, he helped originate, invest and support the development of disruptive technology companies in the UK, Europe, and the US, and particularly within artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning. Additionally, he held board positions on several portfolio companies and worked with management teams to help develop their strategic, commercial and operational functions.
“Matthew is an experienced professional with an excellent network and strong understanding of the IoT ecosystem globally, with particular knowledge of both Europe and US markets”, said Darron Antill, CEO of Device Authority. “Matthew’s experience is exceptionally valuable to our team and overall strategy at Device Authority while we continue to grow our customer portfolio and advance our KeyScaler platform”, he added.
About Device Authority
Device Authority is a global leader in identity and access management (IAM) for the Internet of Things (IoT) and focuses on medical/healthcare, industrial, automotive and smart connected devices. Our KeyScaler platform provides trust for IoT devices and the IoT ecosystem to address the challenges of securing the Internet of Things. KeyScaler uses breakthrough technology, including Dynamic Device Key Generation (DDKG) and PKI Signature+ that delivers simplicity and trust to IoT devices. This solution delivers automated device provisioning, authentication, credential management, policy-based end-to-end data security/encryption and secure updates.
With offices in San Ramon, California, and Reading, UK, Device Authority partners with the leading IoT ecosystem providers, including AWS, DigiCert, HID Global, Microsoft, nCipher Security, PTC, Thales, Venafi, Wipro and more. Keep updated by visiting