2020 Annual International Conference Speakers and Chairpersons

Data Protection Authorities and Policy Makers
Companies and other Data Controllers
Law Firms
Academics and Interest Groups
Privacy Laws & Business

Speaker Biographies

Data Protection Authorities and Policy Makers

Anna Buchta

Head of Litigation and Legislative Policy

European Data Protection Supervisor

Brussels

Bertrand du Marais

Commissioner

CNIL

France

Bruno Gencarelli

Head of the International Data Transfers and Protection Unit

European Commission

Brussels

Brent Homan

Deputy Commissioner, Compliance

Office of the Privacy Commissioner of Canada

Canada

Joe Jones

Head of International Data Transfers

Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport

UK

Philip Marsden

Deputy Governor

Bank of England

UK

Urs Maurer-Lambrou

Delegate International Affairs

Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner

Switzerland

Simon McDougall

Executive Director - Technology Policy and Innovation

Information Commissioner’s Office

UK

Karolina Mojzesowicz

Deputy Head - Data Protection Unit

European Commission

Brussels
Ellis Parry

Data Ethics Adviser

Information Commissioner’s Office

UK

Elisabeth Stafford

Head of EU Data Flows

Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport

UK
Wojciech Wiewiorwski

European Data Protection Supervisor

European Data Protection Supervisor

Brussels

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Companies and other Data Controllers

Simon Blanchard

Senior Associate

Opt-4

UK

Tom Caldwell

Associate

Promontory

UK

Neal Cohen

Director of Privacy

Onfido

UK

Cameron Craig

Deputy General Counsel, Group Head of Data Privacy

HSBC

UK

James Eaton-Lee

Head of Information Security

Oxfam

UK

Ian Evans

Managing Director, EMEA

OneTrust

UK

Harry Karaolou

Senior Counsel & Global Data Protection Officer

Bain & Company

UK

Timothy Ma

Head of International Privacy and Data Protection Department, Head of International Financial Legal

Tencent

Hong Kong

Frank Madden

Global Privacy Consultant

IBM

UK

Mohan Mahadevan

VP of Research

Onfido

UK

Andrew Mills

Legal Director UK&I

Experian

UK

Matthew Negus

Senior Principal, Privacy & Data Protection Practice

Promontory

UK

Linda NiChualladh

EMEA Head of Privacy (Legal) and Assistant General Counsel

Citi

Ireland

Mikko Niva

Group Privacy Officer and Head of Legal

Vodafone

UK

Amy Powell

Compliance Manager

PromoVeritas

UK

Neil Purslow

Founder & Chief Investment Officer

Therium

UK

Vijay Rathour

Partner - Digital Forensics & Investigations Group

Grant Thornton

UK

Harneesh Sangra

Data Protection Privacy Officer

Boots

UK

Richard Sims

Chair, Data Protection Sub-Group, Lawyers in Charities

Head of Legal & Governance, Data Protection Officer, The Brooke Hospital for Animals

UK

Jeremy Stern

Managing Director

PromoVeritas

UK

Katie Tomashevski

Data Protection & Information Officer

Unison

UK

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Law Firms

Rotimi Akapo
Partner

Advocaat Law Practice

Nigeria
Rachael Annear
Senior Associate

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

UK
Jennifer Archie
Partner

Latham & Watkins

USA
Richard Cumbley Solicitor, Partner and Global Practice Head

Linklaters

UK
Andrew Dyson
Partner

DLA Piper

UK
Emma Erskine-Fox
Associate

TLT

UK
Jane Finlayson-Brown
Partner

Allen & Overy

UK
Richard Jeens Partner

Slaughter and May

UK
Georgina Kon
TMT Partner

Linklaters

UK

Lore Leitner

Of Counsel

Wilson Sonsini Goodrich & Rosati

UK
Fiona Maclean
Partner

Latham & Watkins

UK
Antonis Patrikios
Partner

Dentons

UK
Giles Pratt
Partner

Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer

UK
Charlotte Reddish
Senior Risk & Compliance Manager

HelloDPO

UK
Michael Rubin
Partner

Latham & Watkins

USA
David Smith Special Advisor

Allen & Overy

UK
Gerald Trieb
Founder and Partner

Knyrim Trieb Attorneys at Law

Austria
Ilay Yilmaz
Partner

Esin Attorney Partnership

Turkey

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Academics

Dr Oliver Butler Fellow by Special Election in Law Wadham College, University of Oxford UK

Dr David Erdos

University Lecturer in Law and Open Society, WYNG Fellow in Law University of Cambridge UK
Dr Orla Lynskey
Associate Professor of Law

London School of Economics and Political Science

UK
Christopher Millard

Professor of Privacy and Information Law, Centre for Commercial Law Studies

Queen Mary University of London

UK

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Privacy Laws & Business

Stewart Dresner Chief Executive

Privacy Laws & Business 

UK
Laura Linkomies Editor

Privacy Laws & Business 

UK
Valerie Taylor Consultant 

Privacy Laws & Business

UK
Helena Wootton
Data Lawyer & Correspondent

Privacy Laws & Business

UK

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