Identiv, CEO

Connected World – Privacy & Security in the Internet of Things.

Jason Hart was appointed Identiv CEO and Director in September 2013. He is a 25-year veteran of the technology industry with a substantial track record of innovation and success, including more than 20 years leading security companies. Mr. Hart joined Identiv in 2011 with the acquisition of idOnDemand, a company he co-founded that pioneered the delivery of smart card-based identity solutions via a cloud service. Prior to idOnDemand, he was CEO and a director of ActivIdentity, a publicly traded provider of identity assurance and strong authentication solutions, where he earlier held a variety of sales and marketing senior management positions. Hart joined ActivIdentity (then ActivCard) in 2005 through the acquisition of Protocom Development Systems, Inc., an identity management software security business that he founded and led as CEO.

An Australian native now living in Northern California, Mr. Hart was recognized by Deloitte & Touche for his software export achievements in 2003 and named Australian Young Entrepreneur of the Year by Ernst & Young in 2002. Follow Mr. Hart’s blog — “From the Desk of Jason Hart” — at