Bo Holland


AllClear ID

Founder, CEO

Bo Holland has delivered innovative technology solutions to enterprise companies for over twenty years. In 2004, Holland founded AllClear ID and currently serves as CEO. His team of expert consultants advises companies on the customer-facing aspects of data breach response, and provides guaranteed operational capacity to successfully respond to data breach events of any size.  Holland holds the patent for Instant Authorization, the underlying technology of the exclusive Alert Network (U.S. Patent No. 7,983,979).  AllClear ID has notified over 240 million consumers on behalf of Fortune 500 companies and government agencies, while offering the best service in the industry with a 96% customer satisfaction rating and 24 Stevie Awards.

Prior to AllClear ID, Holland was founder and CEO of Works, Inc., acquired by Bank of America in 2005. Works develops commercial payment solutions for large organizations and distributes the product through large financial institutions. Holland invented the technology that enables organizations to approve and control payments for operating expenses via credit cards. Prior to Works, Holland served as Director of Product and Marketing for Pervasive Software and was instrumental in taking the company public in 1997. Prior to Pervasive, Holland was employee 32 at Citrix Systems and key to developing the product strategy and distribution that laid the foundation for the company revenue growth to over $750 million in 2004.


Contributions by Bo Holland

  • Digital Identity—Lifting the Password Plague
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2019
  • GDPR Breach: Losing Four Percent of Global Revenue in 72 Hours
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2018
  • GDPR Breach: Losing 4% of Global Revenue in 72 hours
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2017
  • A Discussion on Change: What to Expect in the 2017-2020 Cybersecurity Landscape
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2017
  • Behind the Scenes of a Breach Response: How Ready Is Your Organization?
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016
  • Confidence in the Breach Age: Straight Talk from Experts on Breach Preparation
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • 2015 Breach Cost: Findings from the 5th Annual NetDiligence Cyber Claims Study
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2015