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Chief Privacy Officer

Ben Hayes is the North America data privacy lead at Accenture. His role encompasses compliance functions, subject matter expertise, privacy by design, incident response and global coordination. He works on issues pertaining to cloud, mobility, analytics, marketing, health and the deployment of new technologies. Prior to joining Accenture in 2006, Hayes spent almost seven years practicing privacy law at K&L Gates, then Kirkpatrick & Lockhart. He is a graduate of the Ohio State College of Law where he was a first-generation student of Professor Peter Swire, and of the University of Vermont, where he earned his BA in English and Anthropology.


Contributions by Benjamin Hayes

  • Access to Data for Public Good
    Speaker at United Nations Global Pulse and IAPP Joint Event
  • Centre for Information Policy Leadership sees meeting of industry, EU regulators on GDPR
    The Privacy Advisor
  • Survey of Data Localisation Laws: Overview and Solutions for Global Compliance
    Moderator at IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2016
  • A Look under the Bonnet: How Privacy Is Built into Online Advertising
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2016
  • A Behind the Scenes Look at How Privacy is Addressed in the Ad Tech Ecosystem
    Speaker at Kansas City Metro Area KnowledgeNet: October 16, 2015
  • Managing Privacy: The Tension between Global Systems and Local Law
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2015