Hilary Wandall, CIPP/US, CIPP/E, CIPM

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TRUSTe

General Counsel and Chief Data Governance Officer

Hilary Wandall is General Counsel and Chief Data Governance Officer of TRUSTe. She oversees all legal, regulatory and policy matters and manages TRUSTe’s Policy and Data Governance and International Regulatory Affairs teams. Wandall joined TRUSTe in 2016 after 22 years at the global pharmaceutical company, Merck, where she most recently was AVP, Compliance and Chief Privacy Officer. Wandall led the global privacy program at Merck since 2004, including its efforts to become the second company in the world to achieve APEC CBPR certification, the first company to achieve CBPR certification of its entire privacy program, and the first company to achieve EU BCRs based on its APEC CBPR certification. During her tenure at Merck, Wandall also held positions as a corporate attorney, compliance officer, marketing promotion manager and biomedical research scientist.

Wandall is actively engaged in efforts to support the development of the privacy profession, to drive interoperability across privacy and data protection regimes around the world, and to scale and integrate privacy and data governance through technology. She has been involved in various organizations across the privacy community, such as the IAPP Board of Directors, the International Pharmaceutical Privacy Consortium, the OECD Privacy Experts Working Group, the International Accountability Foundation, the Future of Privacy Forum and the Centre for Information Policy Leadership.

Wandall received her law degree and MBA from Temple University, Master of Bioethics from the University of Pennsylvania, and Bachelor of Science in Biology from Moravian College. She holds the CIPP/US, CIPP/EU and CIPM certifications. She is admitted to practice in New Jersey and Pennsylvania.  Wandall resides with her family in Pennsylvania

 

Contributions by Hilary Wandall

  • Firestarter Session: Re-Envisioning the Privacy Leader as a Business Enabler
    Speaker at Practical Privacy Series 2016
  • The Changing Landscape of Healthcare Marketing: Preparing for the Future
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Big Data Ethics: You Can, but Should You?
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2015 - Singapore
  • The Latest Developments in Cross-border Data Transfer
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2015 - Singapore
  • Dual Certification: A Firsthand Perspective on the Interoperability of APEC CBPR
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2015
  • Globalizing Your Privacy Program: The Hot Buttons
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2015
  • EU BCRs and APEC CBPRs: Cornerstones for Future Interoperability
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2014
  • Sales and Profits Are Everyone’s Responsibility—Shouldn’t Privacy Be Too?
    Privacy Perspectives
  • Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2013
  • Speaker at IAPP Practical Privacy Series N.Y. 2007
  • Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2006
  • Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2008
  • Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2009
  • Speaker at Privacy Academy 2013
  • Speaker at Practical Privacy Series Chicago 2013