Stefan Widing

Stefan Widing

Executive Vice President and Head of Global Technologies

HID Global

Stefan Widing is the President & CEO of HID Global, as well as an Executive Vice President of parent company ASSA ABLOY. He joined HID in 2015 and relocated to Austin, TX, from Stockholm, Sweden with his family. Prior to joining HID he spent 10 years with ASSA ABLOY in various roles, most recently as GM of its global innovation organization Shared Technologies. Before ASSA ABLOY he spent 5 years at military and aerospace company Saab Technologies.

HID Global is based in Austin, TX and powers the trusted identities of the world’s people, places and things. The company currently employs over 3,600 people across its six global business units. HID is an ASSA ABLOY Group company.


The View from the Top: Challenges for Today’s Security Industry Leaders

Thursday, October 25th
Technology disruption. Labor shortages. Automation of jobs. Intelligent machines. The leaders of the security industry are facing unprecedented challenges and transformations. How will they – and their businesses – adapt and embrace those changes to power their businesses in the future? This panel of top security leaders faces these topics head on in our ever popular “View from the Top” session.