Co-founder, DigiCert + QuoVadis
Stephen Davidson is a co-founder of QuoVadis, a global provider of digital certificate and electronic signature services that was acquired by DigiCert in early 2019. He serves on DigiCert’s Standards and Compliance group, representing the company on international bodies developing technical standards and policies for the use of PKI and related technologies. He is a longstanding participant in the CA/Browser Forum efforts including the Extended Validation Guidelines for TLS certificates, which dealt with many of the same organizational identity issues developed further in the LEI. DigiCert’s QuoVadis is a Qualified Trust Service Provider under the European regulations for eID and electronic transactions (known as eIDAS).