Press release

Thales further accelerates its cybersecurity development with the acquisition of OneWelcome, a leader in Customer Identity and Access Management

12 July 2022

Headquartered in the Netherlands, OneWelcome is a European leader in Customer Identity and Access Management (CIAM), an essential and high-demanded expertise within the cybersecurity market.

OneWelcome’s identity cloud for external users, like consumers, business partners and contractors complement Thales’ workforce Identity and Access management capabilities and specifically addresses key areas such as data privacy, delegation and consent management.

This acquisition is a new step in Thales’ strategy1 to further strengthen its leading position as a global cybersecurity player, and a leading provider of secure and trusted digital identities.

Continuing its cybersecurity expansion strategy, Thales announces the signature of an agreement to acquire OneWelcome, a European leader in the fast growing market of Customer Identity and Access Management, for a total consideration of €100 million. OneWelcome’s strong digital identity lifecycle management capabilities will complement Thales’s existing Identity services (secure credential enrollment, issuance and management, Know Your Customer etc) in order to offer the most comprehensive Identity Platform in the market. ​

More information on Thales' website.