Our technology showcases highlight digital tools that improve transparency of company ownership and control. We invite people from a range of organisations to share updates through a series of lightning talks.
Watch the full video of the latest showcase, or click on the names of the speakers below to go straight to the start of their presentation:
Andrew is the chief technology officer at OpenCorporates, the "largest open database of companies in the world". Andrew shared details about OpenCorporates' technical roadmap for their future data platform.
Jean is the sales director for Linkurious. Linkurious "combines beautiful intuitive data visualisations and powerful analytics to help you expose sophisticated fraudsters, money launderers and other bad guys faster". Jean's team has recently launched the OpenScreening project to combine open datasets from OpenSanctions, the International Consortium of Investigative Journalists and (soon) Open Ownership to expose links between sanctioned individuals/entities and beneficial ownership data.
Cosmin is the director of Blue Anvil, which builds "custom technology solutions for the financial sector". Cosmin reflects on how the Beneficial Ownership Data Standard (BODS) and his organisation's BODS RDF vocabulary can be used in risk and compliance monitoring.
Kate is a data scientist with the UK Competition and Markets Authority. Her team has been working on finding unique identifiers for individuals and companies, and developing an API to explore relationships between them.
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Video - Building back better: beneficial ownership transparency during a crisis
Open Ownership and Open Government Partnership panel discussion on how beneficial ownership transparency is of paramount importance in order to strengthen public procurement during the COVID-19 pandemic
Published: 25 November 2020