Entrust, a global leader in trusted identity, payments and data protection, has acquired WorldReach Software, a Canadian company that helps governments and travel service providers to create seamless traveler experiences through the digital transformation of the trusted identification process for immigration and border management programs.
Over 30 employees of WorldReach, have joined Entrust with the acquisition, including founder and CEO, Gordon Wilson, who continues to lead WorldReach as an Entrust business. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Entrust will leverage its global reach and professional services to extend opportunities of WorldReach services to positively impact tens of millions of digital interactions annually for travelers and citizens.
WorldReach solutions focus on Digital Identity Verification and Onboarding; the Safe & Seamless Traveler Journey; and Government Travel and Citizen Services. The company has deep expertise in ICAO-compliant secure travel and identity document issuance that underpins leading remote digital identity and document verification solutions.