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GDPR and PSD2

For professionals in security, identity management and access management (IAM) 2018 will be a very important year. As of May 25th all companies and other organizations must comply with the new GDPR regulations and as of Saturday January 13th PDS2 will be a fact of lite for the entire EU. When thinking of customer privacy and processing consumer data, obligations pile up. The question is: are these opportunities or barriers for business development?

In co-operation with partner IBM, SecurIT invited professionals for a ‘round table event’ end of last year in the Boardroom of the Rembrandt Tower in Amsterdam. Those attending discussed the impact of the new legislation on IAM.

The event was kicked-off by Angélique van Oortmarssen (KPMG) and Sonny Duijn (ABN AMRO). Ms. Van Oortmarssen spoke on GDPR and mr. Duijn shared his views on how PSD2 will impact retail business.

After these two short briefings the conversation concentrated on how companies need to adapt their own IT-infrastructure and open access digital platforms to benefit from the new opportunities GDPR and PSD2 will offer. Especially the impact on the financial services sector and retail was discussed.

An article by Sonny Duijn on the impact of PSD2 on retail is available here. A publication by Angélique van Oortmarssen can be downloaded here.

Download the full Round Table article


SecurIT Belgium has been renamed to TrustBuilder Corporation

Our Belgium sister company SecurIT b.v.b.a. has some exciting news to share with you. Just before 2018 they announced that SecurIT b.v.b.a will be renamed to TrustBuilder Corporation N.V.
Which means that their main focus will be further developing and selling the product. TrustBuilder Corporation in Gent and SecurIT in Amsterdam will remain sister companies.

The name and type of the company have but changed but it’s not a new company. This means all existing contracts will remain unchanged. All customers and suppliers will be notified about this change.

To achieve the short term goals for 2018 a new board of directors has been formed for TrustBuilder Corporation in Gent:

Walter Beyen                   President of the Board

Marc Vanmaele               Board member and CEO

Nils Meulemans               Board member

Rob Bus                           Board member

Jan Valcke                        Board member (independent, non-shareholder)

The mission of SecurIT in Amsterdam will remain unchanged: Selling, implementing and supporting the best Identity & Access Management software of third parties such as: IBM, CyberArk and TrustBuilder.

For more information regarding this change and TrustBuilder, please visit: https://trustbuilder.com/

For the full press release, please download the following PDF: https://goo.gl/oUkMPu