Esther Makaay


Esther Makaay is a digital identities expert. Specialist fields include trust frameworks, digital identities & eID schemes, with a strong background in internet technology. She loves sharing her knowledge and regularly teaches masterclasses. Her role is in business development – creating new solutions and solving tomorrow’s problems as a thought leader and vision analyst, combining a thorough understanding of technological possibilities with insights in business needs.

She currently works for Signicat, formulating and analysing substantive future vision and identifying new business opportunities impacting long-term strategy and product roadmap. Being passionate about innovative services and sustainable internet development, Esther is active in various networks and forums, including IDnext.