unico IDtech

unico, formerly Acesso Digital, is is a developer of facial recognition and identification technology created to solve document and process management.

unico's mission is to simplifies the relationship between people and companies through digital identity.

unico IDtech was founded in 2007 by Diego Martins, in partnership with Rui Jordão and Paulo Alencastro. The company is headquartered in São Paulo, Brazil.


Unico offers unico check, a selfie biometrics-based digital identity verification solution for banks, retailers and applications, unico people, a workforce management and admissions solution for enterprises, and unico sign e-signature platform.


Unico is the most complete solution on the market for authentication and validation of people in onboarding and transaction processes.


unico is one of Latin America’s largest SaaS companies, and carries out an estimated 25 million digital identity authentication transactions each month. The company has over 1000 clients, including Magazine Luiza, Pernambucanas, C6Bank, Banco Original and B2W.


unico is backed by is backed by General Atlantic, SoftBank, Goldman Sachs Group, e.Bricks Ventures, Invest Tech, HIX Capital, and others. The company raised $100M in Series D round on Apr 14, 2022. This brings Unico's total funding to $583.2M to date. The latest round nearly tripled the company's valuation to $2.6B post-money. Unico was last at over $1B from their Series C round raised in Aug 03, 2022.



  • Year founded: 2007
  • Funding Info: $583.2M over 8 Rounds (Latest Funding Type: Series D)
  • Yearly Revenue: NA
  • Employee Size: 501-1,000
  • Business Valuation: Valued at $2.6B as of Apr 14, 2022
  • City/Town: São Paulo
  • State: São Paulo
  • Country: Brazil
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