Stan Swearingen

Chief Executive Officer


Stan has served as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of IDEX Biometrics from 1 April 2018. He joined the Strategy Advisory Council of IDEX in May 2016 and was appointed Chief Products Officer in October 2016. Stan most recently served as Senior Vice President & General Manager MaxTouch Business Unit and Chief Technology Officer of Atmel, where he drove the overall technology strategy and direction for the company. Previously, Stan served as CTO and Senior Vice President of Advanced Development for Synaptics, where he was instrumental in the formulation of the biometric fingerprint strategy, including the acquisition of Validity. Prior to Synaptics, Stan held senior positions at semiconductor companies, such as MiniCircuits, Skyworks Solutions, Agere Systems and Quantex Microsystems. He was born in 1959, is a US citizen and resides in the USA.

As at 4 March 2019, Stan held 400,000 shares and 6,815,000 subscription rights to shares in IDEX.