Aku Morenicke Odunton, CIPP/E
Aku is a Data Protection Associate Manager within the Data Protection Office for the Facebook family of products, based for EMEA. In her role, Aku is primarily responsible for the advisory function, providing support to matters related to EU privacy and data protection as well as monitoring compliance with the GDPR. Aku joined Facebook in May 2017 as a Privacy Specialist, where she assisted with the implementation, operationalization and support of user rights with respect to GDPR. She now focuses on regulatory strategy and engagement, accountability and governance, designing and improving the privacy program and improving the data subject experience.
Prior to working at Facebook, Aku worked in regulatory compliance at Goldman Sachs in both the New York and London offices where she was responsible for liaising and advising the firm and its counter parties on a range of legal and regulatory matters as well as assisted with scoping and building a compliance program for new and upcoming regulations impacting the bank.
Aku is CIPP/E certified and holds a Juris Doctor from University of Southern California Gould School of Law in Los Angeles, CA and is admitted to the New York State bar. She is also the proud co-founder of the London chapter of the Women In Security and Privacy organization, which focuses on advancing women in the security and privacy fields.
Contributions by Aku Morenicke Odunton
GDPR and CCPA Lessons Learned: Telecoms, Media & Entertainment Case Studies
Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2020