Hazel Smith, CIPM



Senior Business Advisor

As a Senior Business Advisor at the New Zealand Companies Office (Ministry of Business, Innovation & Employment), Hazel is responsible for managing the competing demands of Public Sector regulatory compliance requirements with additional general privacy legislation. This ensures that the privacy obligations for all types of registry data have been considered across multiple applications and projects. Hazel’s interest in information ethics is apparent in her client focused approach to data management.

Hazel gained CIPM certification in 2021.