Bettina Stearn, Managing Director of LumenVox-Europe, started her biometrics career in 2002, developing the first website of the company and introduced quality measurement for the first products of German-based VoiceTrust (now LumenVox). She quickly emerged as a natural company leader and developed the first voice biometric Common Criteria Certification. She continued to implement voice biometric solutions for customers as a pre-sales engineer across Europe, and was appointed Managing Director of VoiceTrust’s European Headquarters in 2011. She was also a key leader in the IPO and contributed to several strategic activities, most significantly the merger with LumenVox in 2018.