Protecting and Verifying Customer ID Is Becoming More Difficult

Simon Walsh, Fraud Operations Manager for Telefónica UK, talked at last year’s London RAG Conference about the reasons why protecting and verifying each customer’s identity has turned into a greater challenge than ever before. Watch the short clip below to learn more about fraudsters stealing identities, and the methods that Simon and his Telefónica colleagues use to thwart them.

That was just a short example of the panel discussions that occur at RAG conferences. Simon will once again be a panellist at this year’s London RAG, scheduled for March 15th and 16th. Visit the RAG website to learn more and to register for a free seat.

Eric Priezkalns
Eric Priezkalns
Eric is the Editor of Commsrisk. Look here for more about the history of Commsrisk and the role played by Eric.

Eric is also the Director of the Risk & Assurance Group (RAG), a global association of professionals working in risk management and business assurance for communications providers.

Previously Eric was Director of Risk Management for Qatar Telecom and he has worked with Cable & Wireless, T‑Mobile, Sky, Worldcom and other telcos. He was lead author of Revenue Assurance: Expert Opinions for Communications Providers, published by CRC Press. He is a qualified chartered accountant, with degrees in information systems, and in mathematics and philosophy.