Laura Coffey

Director of Policy and Strategic Accounts, Onfido

Laura Coffey is the Director of Policy & Strategic Accounts at Onfido. She worked at the Prime Minister’s Delivery Unit and Prime Minister’s Strategy Unit under the Blair and Brown administrations respectively, served as Deputy Director of Digital for the Cabinet Office under the Coalition administration, where she was invited to speak at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government global conference on gov 2.0. Laurawas part of the team that launched a new high street bank, founded an EdTech startup which secured investment from The Big Issue, and built the FinTech vertical at Tech Nation. Digitally orientated with a particular interest at the intersection of technology, entrepreneurship and government, she joined Onfido in 2018 to lead work on portable identity.