OT-Morpho is a world leader in digital security & identification technologies with the ambition to empower citizens and consumers alike to interact, pay, connect, commute, travel and even vote in ways that are now possible in a connected world.

As our physical and digital, civil and commercial lifestyles converge, OT-Morpho stands precisely at that crossroads to leverage the best in security and identity technologies and offer customized solutions to a wide range of international clients from key industries, including Financial services, Telecom, Identity, Security and IoT.

With close to €3bn in revenues and more than 14,000 employees, OT-Morpho is the result of the merger between OT (Oberthur Technologies) and Safran Identity & Security (Morpho) completed in 31 May 2017. Temporarily designated by the name "OT-Morpho", the new company will unveil its new name in September of this year.

Role in the ARIES

In this project, IDEMIA will focus its work on the use of security features from standard mobile devices (such as smartphones) and the creation of new security  features for both physical and digital ID documents; the development of technologies based on different biometrics providing document and ID verification/authentication and helping to make the link between physical and virtual identities; and the design of a secure digital Vault for electronic documents and identities emphasizing security, privacy and confidentiality.