Naghmeh Yonathan

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GeoComply

Senior Manager, Data Privacy

Naghmeh Yonathan is a seasoned Data Privacy Professional and current member of the Canadian Advisory Board for the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). Her experience leading complex, multi-phase technology engagements has equipped her with deep functional and technical expertise pertaining to data privacy tools and global best practices. 



Naghmeh has worked with national and global clients to implement strategies and roadmaps for data privacy and protection across major industries including healthcare, telecommunications, finance, insurance, retail, and public sector. She has advised organizations on safeguarding their data assets and environment by leveraging digital products and cloud solutions in conjunction with data governance policies, programs, and procedures.



Naghmeh is a passionate advocate of ethics and compliance and has driven thought leadership on several topics including recommendations for legislative reform, frameworks for regulating Artificial Intelligence, and models for modernized consent management. Currently, she is leading the development of a Global Data Privacy Strategy and Program at GeoComply in the highly regulated iGaming, financial payments, and OTT industries.



Naghmeh holds a Specialization in Regulatory Compliance, Privacy Law and Data Protection from the University of Pennsylvania; a Master of Business Administration from the Smith School of Business at Queen's University; a postgraduate degree in Human Ecology from Western University; and a Bachelor of Science from Western University.

 

Contributions by Naghmeh Yonathan

  • Member of Canadian Advisory Board 2021 - 2022