Travis Jarae BIO

Travis Jarae

Chief Executive Officer

As founder and CEO of One World Identity, Travis is one of the most influential thought leaders in the world on digital identity, business, and technology. He is a trusted advisor to executives and regulators around the globe, providing context and clarity around digital identity standards, product design, and implementation.

Travis founded OWI in 2015 while leading digital identity at Google. OWI 1.0 was a non-profit providing technical assistance to development organizations. As the concept of digital identity matured so did too the need for an independent collaborative organization focused on bringing the industry participants together. As a result, OWI 2.0 was launched in the summer of 2016, paving the way for the first KNOW Identity Conference in Washington DC in May of 2017.

Prior to founding OWI, Travis has held multiple leadership roles at Google, Deloitte, and Citi. Most recently, he was the Global Head of Digital Identity at Google, responsible for the company’s identity verification and customer onboarding programs. A 3x startup founder, Travis has a keen eye for helping organizations navigate growth market opportunities and deploy resources strategically.

Travis received a Bachelor of Science in Finance from the University of South Florida.