Heidi Wachs, CIPP/US


Stroz Friedberg


Heidi L. Wachs, Vice President at Stroz Friedberg, part of Aon’s Cyber Solutions, helps clients prepare for and respond to data breach and cybersecurity incidents and develop and implement data privacy and information security programs. Ms. Wachs, whose experience includes serving as a technical analyst and Chief Privacy Officer for a major research university, frequently speaks and writes on data privacy, information security, information governance, and best practices for data privacy and breach response. Ms. Wachs earned her B.A. in Journalism from Lehigh University and her J.D. from the Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law and is a certified information privacy professional, CIPP/US.


Contributions by Heidi Wachs

  • Cross-border Data Transfer in a Post-GDPR World: Effective Management Strategies
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019
  • Data Mapping in GDPR: Lessons Learned Tackling Article 30 in Practice
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2018
  • The Maze of Online Retail: Privacy, Security, Notice and Consent
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Member of Research Advisory Board 2016 - 2017
  • The Importance of Information Classification and Record Retention
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2015