B-Securs heartbeat biometric ID tech bags $4.5M

July 26, 2017

Northern Ireland based B-Secur has closed a3.5m (~$4.5M) late stage seed investment for its biometric authentication technology that utilizes an individuals unique heartbeat pattern, known as an electrocardiogram (ECG), to in its words quickly and securely authenticate identity. The investment is coming from a syndicate of UK and Ireland-based investors,including Accelerated Digital Ventures and Kernel Capital.Fund manager Woodford Investment Management, and British Business Bank are also part of the investor…