Bojan SImic: HYPR Ridding the World of Passwords!

The Business Samurai

Feb 23 2022 • 39 mins

https://www.hypr.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/bojansimic/ Bojan Simic is the Chief Executive Officer & Chief Technology Officer of HYPR (spell it out). Bojan’s vision is for the elimination of shared secrets and his experience in authentication & cryptography serves as the underlying foundation for HYPR technology and company strategy. Previously, he served as an information security consultant for Fortune 500 enterprises in the financial and insurance verticals conducting security architecture reviews, threat modeling, and penetration testing. It was reported in April 2021 that HYPR closed series C Funding of $35 Million doubling the companies total to $70M Bojan also serves as HYPR’s delegate to the FIDO(Fast IDentity Online) Alliance board of directors, empowering the alliance’s mission to rid the world of passwords. We discuss with Bojan how he got into the niche of wanting to lead the charge in ridding the world of passwords. We go a bit deeper into the issues and risks faced with the current identity access management tools and the efforts it will take to shift. We wrap up with what his experience was like raising millions of dollars in funding through venture capitalists. Listen to full episodes on your favorite podcast platform or by visiting: https://podcast.thebusinesssamurai.com/ (https://podcast.thebusinesssamurai.com) To work with John Barker and Barker Management Consulting ► https://www.barkerleadership.com/ (https://barkerleadership.com) Follow John Barker at: 🐦Twitter ► https://twitter.com/johnbarker78 (https://twitter.com/johnbarker78) 🌎 LinkedIn ► https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnbarker78 (https://www.linkedin.com/in/johnbarke...) 🔴 Instagram ► https://www.instagram.com/johnbarker78 (https://www.instagram.com/johnbarker78/) Mentioned in this episode: LammarMarie.com Buy 1 Get 1 50% Off This episode of the business samurai podcast is brought to you by Lammar Marie popcorn. You can get now one bag and get a second bag for half off with the code Barker at checkout. So if you like your snacks, a little sweet, a little salty, a little mixture of both. Go check out lammarmarie.com and all of the flavors that they have for your next snacking sensation. That is lammarmarie.com with code Barker at checkout for buy one, get one half off.