Manager, Data Protection & Privacy
Robert previously worked in industry as the Data Protection Officer for one of the UK’s largest Social Housing organisations, and in Melbourne where he managed the global Privacy uplift program of a leading cosmetics company spanning 23 countries.
Robert’s key skills cover a broad range of Privacy topics, including desigining and implementing Data Protection & Privacy compliance frameworks, embedding Privacy by Design through governance, policy and practical organisations measures, cultural uplift and change management, data breach response, Privacy Impact Assessments (PIA), regulatory audits, Privacy risk management, Privacy rights management and Regulator Interactions.
Robert has supported clients across a range of industries, including Higher Education, Automobile, Software and IT, Healthcare, Retail, Banking & Finance, Legal Services and Start-ups.
Robert is a local Knowledge Net Chapter Chair for the International Association of Privacy Professionals, where he engages local Privacy Professionals to organise knowledge-sharing and networking events.
Practitioner Certificate in Data Protection (PC.dp), 2015
ITIL v3, 2014
Diploma of HE in Psychology, 2013, Bath Spa University
Knowledge Net Chapter Chair for the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)