VP and CPO

Dr. Stuart Lee is the Chief Privacy Officer at VMware, Inc. In this role, Stuart is responsible for defining and operationalizing VMware’s global privacy strategy, working closely with cross-functional leadership to maintain the organization’s global privacy program while considering new and emerging regulatory requirements. Prior to joining VMware, Stuart was a Specialist Leader within Deloitte & Touche’s Privacy and Data Protection Practice. During this role, he worked with Fortune 500 clients from across the Technology, Retail and Life Sciences sectors to design, build, and deploy global privacy and security programs. He has worked with client teams from across Asia, Europe and North America to understand and address local privacy-related requirements. Stuart is a Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) with the IAAP, and completed his PhD at the University of Cambridge. 


Contributions by Stuart Lee

  • Ripple Effects: Unraveling privacy regulation's impact on business ecosystems
    Speaker at In-Person Silicon Valley and San Francisco KnowledgeNet: 25 June 2024
  • Everything You Always Wanted To Know About Data Transfers but Were Afraid To Ask
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2023
  • Using AI Technology to Manage Your Enterprise-wide Privacy and Security Risk
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2022
  • Member of CIPM Exam Development Board 2022 - 2024
  • Privacy Programs of the Past, Present, and Future
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2021