Document Specialist at Onfido
Experienced Document Examination Specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the law enforcement industry and professional training. Skilled in Training, Law Enforcement, Fraud Detection, Fraud Investigations, Criminal Law, and Evidence Collection. Strong learning and development professional graduated from Reed Business School.
Michael Van Gestel
Global Head of Fraud at Onfido
Michael brings over 18 years’ experience in Government, technology and educational roles, and will help the company further enhance its document checking solution as it expands into new territories.
Michael is an expert in the field of Identity Document verification and authentication, having worked in government positions at the Dutch Immigration Office and the Forgery Department at Schiphol Airport. Michael has also provided Identity Document Authentication training at the Expertise Centre Identity Fraud and Documents (ECID), sharing his knowledge with embassies, consulates, airlines, security agencies, immigration offices and police departments all over the world. Most recently, Michael has worked as a Document Expert at IDchecker, and as a Document Expert at Keesing Technologies, where he was one of the founders of the ID Academy – a knowledge and education center for Identity document authentication.