To gain a thorough understanding of:
1- Fundamental principles associated with data privacy;
2- Impact of introducing data privacy law on organizations;
3- Requirements to comply with the new obligations;
4- Technology role in data protection and controls;
5- Legal aspects of data privacy, including key principles and risks of non-compliance.
Phil Mennie leads PwC’s data assurance capabilities across the Middle East region. He has 14 years’ experience of helping his clients manage technology and digital risk and drive value through insights into their data.
Phil’s expertise stems from using web technology to better manage financial and operational data.
He has led engagements across a broad range of industries, including banking and finance, where he led the development of a secure web-based payment system and a large scale customer-facing web application to capture trade data.
Richard is a Senior Lawyer who leads PwC Legal Middle East Privacy offering, with a broad range of experience across data protection and privacy, banking and finance, capital markets, mergers and acquisition, governmental projects, oil and gas, as well as regulatory and compliance matters.
He is also a regular keynote speaker at a variety of data protection and privacy conferences and seminars in the Middle East.