At Blacksmith, our aim is to transform the burden of KYC into the value of Knowing Your Customer.

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About Us

If there's one word we could use as a synonym for Blacksmith, it's transformation. The ability to turn something from one thing to another using fire as an element of transformation.


From the heart of the fire the blacksmith takes the glowing iron to be worked upon the anvil. From iron tools and steel weapons to objects utilitarian or beautiful, it is the fire that allows blacksmiths to forge them. Blacksmithing is considered an art that requires skill and creativity.


Within Blacksmith, KYC and innovation is our art. Our people, products, network and expertise are our sources and tools that we use to create innovative solutions for the financial industry. These skills and creativity of our people are key in the transformation process.

What We Do

We offer a single platform to digitally manage your KYC requirements, connect to the data sources you know and trust, generate tailored KYC files on your clients and quickly implement regulatory changes in your processes.


Blacksmith, the only regtech with policy digitization as the core of its solution, was founded in 2017 and originally built at ING innovation Labs in Singapore. Today, the Blacksmith customer base includes next to flagship customer ING, 7 additional corporate and institutional banks in 6 countries.

30
members
Team members innovate, improve, and run Blacksmith
6
countries
Use Blacksmith around the world
Banking
expertise
Our software is built with native banking expertise
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Providing business value Generate up to 50% savings in full CDD process and increase the quality of your CDD files with 15%.
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Rich policy management capabilities USP and core of our product is the Digital Policy Manager, an easily configurable business rules engine that digitises the KYC policy and reduces the time to implement new policies in the organization to zero!
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Easy to implement Our solution is Plug and Play. Integrate Blacksmith in your current processes and IT landscape with ease.
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Enabling regulatory compliance Blacksmith provides a ready to use audit trail to meet regulatory demands.

Leadership team

CEO

Nynke Postma

CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER LinkedIn
COO

Patrycja Wisniewska

CHIEF OPERATIONAL OFFICER LinkedIn
CTO

Jean Herbiere

Chief Technology Officer LinkedIn
CCO

Merijn Olsthoorn

Chief Commercial Officer LinkedIn

Our commercial representatives

Business Development

Ivo Van der Loo

Business Development LinkedIn
Business Development

Martijn De Blauwe

Business Development LinkedIn
Customer Success

Jetty Sangster

Customer Success LinkedIn

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