David G.W. Birch



This is my "professional" home online, containing examples of my work in a variety of media, together with my biography and some other background material. If you're interested in what I'm doing, please follow me on Twitter via @dgwbirch, read my blogs or contact me.

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Dave Birch is a Director of Consult Hyperion, the IT consultancy that specialises in secure electronic transactons. He is an internationally-recgonised thought leader in digital identity and digital money, one of Wired magazine’s global top 15 favourite sources of business information, in the European “Power 50” for digital financial services, a NextBank “Fintech Titan” and ranked Europe’s most influential commentator on the emerging payments field. His latest book “Identity is the New Money” was published in April 2014.

“There is only one thing worse than being tweeted about, and that is not being tweeted about”

An internationally-recognised thought leader in digital identity and digital money.

Named in Wired magazine’s favourite top 15 global sources of business information.

Rated Europe’s most influential commentator on emerging payments.

Voted one of the European Power 50 people in digital financial services.

And one of the “Fintech Titans”!