Rob Sherman



Vice President, Deputy Chief Privacy Officer, Policy

Rob Sherman is the deputy chief privacy officer at Facebook, where he is responsible for managing the company's engagement on public policy issues surrounding privacy, security, and online trust. Collaborating with Facebook's product teams, regulators, and other key stakeholders, Rob works to build the company's core commitments to transparency, control, and accountability into every aspect of the Facebook service. Rob joined Facebook from Covington & Burling LLP, where he represented Facebook and other leading technology and digital media companies on regulatory and public policy issues relating to privacy, data security, electronic marketing and communications, and digital content. While in private practice, Rob was recognized by Chambers USA as one of the nation's leading media regulatory lawyers.


Contributions by Rob Sherman

  • Closing General Session
  • Speaker at AI Governance Global 2023, an IAPP event
  • Collaboratively Building Responsible AI: Best Practices and Insights
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
  • Designing the Metaverse for Privacy
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2022