About us

About Us

GBG IDscan is headquartered in London, with R&D offices in Turkey and Lithuania. IDscan is part of GBG plc and supports the Group’s strong fraud prevention and on-boarding solutions.

We are both integrators and technology providers. An organization with a singular focus on artificial intelligence led, identity solutions – backed up by a team of over 60 programmers and a growing portfolio of patents and innovations. In 2015 IDscan was recognised by Deloitte as one of the top 500 fastest growing tech companies in Europe with a special focus on FINTECH.

Our focus is Customer First, namely making positive impacts on people’s lives through technology. All efforts within the company are directed toward learning about our customers, their needs and aspirations, sharing insights and solving our customers’ problems through technology.

We are both integrators and technology providers. An organisation with a singular focus on Artificial Intelligence led, Identity Solutions – backed up by a team of over 60 programmers and a growing portfolio of patents and innovations. In 2015 IDscan was recognised by Deloitte as one of the top 500 fastest growing tech companies in Europe with a special focus on FINTECH.

This year our focus is Customer First, namely making positive impacts on people’s lives through technology. All efforts within the company are directed toward learning about our customers, their needs and aspirations, sharing insights and solving our customers’ problems through technology.

We know documents

IDscan delivers an effective and immediate decision on a document’s legitimacy.

IDscan uses advanced mathematical algorithms, colour wave-length technology together with an encyclopaedic knowledge of documented ID’s, to automatically process images captured by passport scanners, mobile devices or stored images.

We capture the textual and image information from more than 4000 global identity documents and many more unstructured A4 documents to deliver authenticated, meaningful, automated, results.

IDscan delivers validation and authentication via passport scanners, mobile devices or stored images to provide document authentication, fake ID detection, ID checking, passport and driving license OCR.
IDscan’s solutions are used within regulated businesses, financial institutions, telecommunication companies, car hire, security, access control, human resource management and age verification both within bricks and mortar and virtual cloud based enterprises

IDscan’s vision is to…

Be the world’s foremost artificial intelligence led identity document scanning business.

Discover and implement new and innovative document recognition and interrogation methods.

Build on our proprietary advanced mathematical algorithms, colour wave-length technologies and other innovations.

Combine innovation, with our encyclopaedic knowledge of documents, to create the world’s leading industry knowledge base and develop innovative IPR with ground breaking patents.

Focus

ID scanning – it’s what we do, IDscan are technology providers, we are regularly submitting new patents in order to stay ahead.

Stability

Experience on the back of financially sound operations. IDscan has an international credit score of AA – the highest level.

Knowledge

ID knowledge – We know documents. IDscan are document experts. Our clients work across different markets.

Exclusive

Protected by our growing IP portfolio, IDscan’s ground-breaking technology offers our customers a range of exclusive features and benefits.

Library

IDscan possesses one of the largest classified ID document template library in the world.

Speed

IDscan has the fastest scanning speed of any identity document authentication system both through dedicated scanners or mobile technology.

Versatility

IDscan is well known for its ability to deliver under pressure and to schedule.

Technology

As a technology provider we are constantly innovating, we are working hard on the latest smartphone capture technology, cracking ahead with new innovations on a weekly basis.

Market Leader

Approximately 95% of IDs scanned and authenticated in the UK commercial market are scanned by IDscan’s customers. Collectively they scan an average of more than 3 million documents each month.

Experience

IDscan customers enjoy some of the largest deployments of ID scanners in the commercial sector and some of the largest networked deployments of ID scanning systems in the world.

Accuracy & Maturity

IDscan uses its own OCR code optimised for identification documents and our products are ready to use, with years of experience built-in.

Reach & Scalability

More than 1,000 existing customers supported on a 24/7 basis with a proven track record of scaling IDscan’s solution for large corporate customers in short time-frames.