We believe that in the world of today and tomorrow, people should be able to access their sensitive data anywhere anyhow. We believe this should be done as frictionless as possible without compromising on security and without interference of unnecessary third parties.

n-Auth develops and integrates high-security mobile authentication software with a strong focus on user experience.


n-Auth has its origins at the world-renowned COSIC research group of KU Leuven (Belgium), led by prof. Bart Preneel and known for the AES encryption scheme and Belgian eID scheme.


Jens Hermans


Jens has a engineering degree from KU Leuven (Belgium). Later on he got his PhD in cryptography from the same university.

Roel Peeters


Roel sets out the roadmap and oversees development activities. He is also responsible for the security validation of the n-Auth product range.

Roel has a engineering degree from KU Leuven (Belgium). Later on he got his PhD in applied cryptography from the same university, of which he spent six months at Aarhus University. Roel is a cryptography and blockchain specialist.

Hans Clijsters


Hans is responsible for sales and marketing

Hans has an engineering degree and further specialised in ICT. After his studies he combined a full time job in technical sales and marketing with a postgraduate in business adminstration from KU Leuven and a master class B2B sales and marketing from Vlerick. He also went to Insead to deepen his knowledge on B2B marketing.

Bart Preneel

Chairman of the board

Bart received the Electrical Engineering degree and the Doctorate in Applied Sciences from the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven (Belgium). He is currently full professor at the Katholieke Universiteit Leuven. He has authored and co-authored more than 200 scientific publications and is inventor of two patents.