London, United Kingdom – Tuesday 23rd April, 2024

Robin Tombs, CEO of Yoti and serial entrepreneur, has announced a personal investment in AutoSettle, the innovative Australian fintech start-up revolutionising the vehicle transaction process. This investment signifies a major milestone for AutoSettle, enhancing its trajectory towards transforming automotive transactions globally.

A Strategic Investment Driving Global Expansion

Tombs, who co-founded the global digital identity platform Yoti in 2014, brings to AutoSettle a wealth of experience in digital identity verification solutions and a proven track record of building global digital enterprises. His personal investment in AutoSettle is set to accelerate the company’s development, leveraging his insights and expertise in the digital identity sector.

“AutoSettle is poised at the forefront of the vehicle transaction industry, offering a unique platform that integrates secure and seamless transaction solutions,” “I’m thrilled to support their vision and drive towards creating a more efficient, secure and trusted environment to allow individuals to buy and sell cars.”

Robin Tombs

Enhancing Digital Transaction with Robust Identity Verification

AutoSettle’s innovative platform provides a virtual settlement exchange for motor vehicles, enabling a secure, instant, and seamless process for buying and selling vehicles. The company’s commitment to eliminating manual processes and enhancing trust through digital identity verification aligns perfectly with Tombs’ vision of advancing digital interaction security and accessibility.

Jason Van, CEO of AutoSettle, expressed enthusiasm about the investment:

“Having Robin Tombs invest personally in our company is not only an endorsement of our tech and business model but also a significant boost for our growth and expansion strategies. His deep understanding of the digital identity landscape will undoubtedly help us enhance our solutions and extend our market reach – particularly when we launch AutoSettle in the UK.”

Jason Van, CEO AutoSettle

About Robin Tombs

Robin Tombs is a visionary in the digital identity field, having co-founded Yoti in 2014 with the aim of creating a global, consumer-facing digital identity platform. His career also includes co-founding unicorn Gamesys, a major online gaming enterprise, demonstrating his ability to drive technological innovation and business growth.

About Yoti

Yoti is a digital identity technology company that makes it safer for people to prove who they are, verifying identities and trusted credentials online and in-person. They now provide verification solutions across the globe, spanning identity verification, age verification, document eSigning, access management, and authentication and leading facial age estimation. Over 13 million people have downloaded the free Yoti Digital ID app across the world. It is available in English, Spanish, French, German, Portuguese and Polish. Yoti is certified to ISO/IEC 27001:2013 for ID Verification Services, ISO 27701 for data privacy, and SAE 3000 (SOC 2) Type 2 certified for its technical and organisational security processes. For more information, please visit

About AutoSettle

AutoSettle is an Australian fintech startup and the world’s first virtual settlement exchange for motor vehicles. The company aims to transform the automotive industry by streamlining the transaction process and establishing trust through robust digital identity verification.

For more information about this investment and what it means for AutoSettle, please contact:

AutoSettle Australia Pty Ltd
ABN 84 669 596 098
81-83 Campbell Street, Surry Hills, NSW 2010, Australia
[email protected]