1account welcomes Marc Wood

June 16, 2020 | Sarah Blackburn

ID and age verification technology provider names industry veteran as new Sales and Marketing Director.

1account, the state-of-the-art ID and age validation platform provider, has strengthened its senior team with the appointment of Marc Wood as Sales and Marketing Director.

Wood joins 1account from Pay360 and brings more than 20 years’ experience in the online gambling sector having worked for range of organisations including DataCash and Wagerworks.

He has unrivalled knowledge and expertise in using data and technology to improve performance across payments and identity verification, as well as marketing, compliance and operations.

Wood has been tasked with establishing a global sales and business development network to introduce the 1account solution to both B2B and B2C partners.

Ben Keirle, CEO of 1account, said: ‘I am delighted to welcome Marc to the team and for 1account to be able to leverage his unrivalled experience, knowledge and talent.

‘We truly believe we have a market leading solution for effective and accurate ID and age validation, and with Marc’s support we will be able to showcase our product to more clients and partners than ever before.

‘This is an exciting time for the business and Marc will undoubtedly play a key role in driving us along the tremendous growth trajectory we are working to in the second half of the year and beyond.’

Marc Wood, Sales and Marketing Director at 1account, said: ‘1account has developed an innovative solution that is better, faster and cheaper than anything else in the market.

‘We plan to disrupt the status quo with a solution that has a materially higher performance, wider data sources and a unique commercial model that makes us stand out against our rivals.

‘The vision and long-term potential of the business is enormous, and I am extremely proud to be joining the organisation as it moves into the next chapter of its success story.’