About us

We are the online identity experts

Garlik’s purpose is to change people’s experience of using the web by providing services that help consumers protect themselves from the risk of identity theft and financial fraud.

Meet the team

Garlik is the leading technology innovator and identity expert, and was established by the founders of the online banks, Egg and First Direct.

We collaborate with a panel of world-class ID protection and technology experts including Professor Wendy Hall CBE from the University of Southampton and former British Computer Society president Professor Nigel Shadbolt.

Together we have developed a range of products and services to give individuals the power to take control of their personal information online.

Our partners

Our Commercial partners use Garlik DataPatrol to provide their customers with a simple way to maintain total control over their online identities and avoid falling victim to online crime. 

Some of the world’s best known retail banking, insurance, mobile and ISP brands work with Garlik to differentiate their product portfolios and add value to customer relationships, driving preference, loyalty and revenues. 

Work with us

We strive to maintain the highest possible level of our service for our customers and business partners.  As a result, working at Garlik means joining a team dedicated to growing the business and having a stake in its success

Accordingly, we are always interested in people who want to grow and who value a culture based on respect, teamwork and innovation - and who are looking for careers options from technology and sales to marketing.

Garlik promise

Give you the power to take control of your vital personal information

Help you understand what information about you is easily disclosed online

Give you the best advice on how to avoid becoming a victim of identity theft and financial fraud.

People we've helped

“Data Patrol sent me an alert via email, notifying that my personal details had been exposed.  I called Garlik Customer Service and spoke to an advisor who suggested I change my email password as well as passwords for any online accounts where my email address was registered..."

Free tools
  • Find out if your email address has been compromised in recent data breaches using our free email checker.

  • Our hot spot map illustrates where in the UK we have seen our users fall victim to online fraud

  • If you receive an email that you think might be a scam, even if you are not sure then let us know and we will give you our expert opinion.