Emma Butler, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP




Emma Butler is the DPO for Yoti, a biometric identity SME founded in 2014. She has been working in privacy since 2005 when she joined the ICO to lead the international policy team. That role involved working with other regulators and the Article 29 Working Party, as well as advising businesses and government entities on UK, EU and international privacy legislation. After seven years there she moved to the private sector to work as a DPO. She spent four years in the privacy team at RELX Group, specifically as the DPO for both LexisNexis Legal UK and LexisNexis Risk UK, and joined Yoti in 2016. 
She has a degree in French, Italian and linguistics, an LLM in Information Rights Law and Practice, an ISEB data protection certificate, CIPP/E and CIPP/M and is also an IAPP Fellow in Information Privacy.


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