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Kynen, Inc.

Kynen manfactures low-cost iris cameras that enable OEM and mobile device manufacturers to add iris recognition to their security protocals.

  • Stage Concept Only
  • Industry Electronics / Instrumentation
  • Location Reston, VA, USA
  • Currency USD
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Company Summary

Kynen deigns and manufactures low-cost iris detection and identity determination devices that afford OEM manufacturs the ability to enable iris-based security in devices and applications. Kynen's technology opens a new market for embeded biometric security in everyday devices. Demand for digtal privacy, data protection and access control is growing exponentially. Kynen provides a solution to meet this damand using the most reliable biometric.


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    Robert Bell
    Chief Executive Officer

    Robert Bell is an expert in iris recognition. His experience includes the direction of Advanced Biometrics Research Programs for the US Government. Roberts has a network of close working relationships with leaders in the advanced biometrics industry. Robert’s experience includes computational physics, satellite communications and spacecraft design. Robert has an MS in Physics from Texas A&M and advanced graduate studies in Space Physics at UCLA.

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    Bruce Labovitz
    Chief Financial Officer

    Bruce is an accomplished executive and author who has grown businesses and generated returns. He has built and sold companies in software, financial systems, real estate & telecomm. In 2004, he managed the successful IPO of Comstock (CHCI). Post-IPO, Bruce managed 5x revenue growth, SOX controls, debt and equity transactions, M&A and the deployment and recovery of $800M in capital. Bruce holds dual degrees from NYU Stern School of Business.

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    Robert Shmitt
    VP Sales

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    Martin Pollak
    VP Finance