Chief Privacy Officer

Ruby Zefo is Vice President, Law & Policy Group at Intel Corporation, and serves as its Chief Privacy & Security Counsel.  Ruby manages Intel’s global privacy and security legal group, whose charter is to maximize Intel’s impact through personal empowerment, practical solutions, and optimal results on complex global privacy and security risks and opportunities.  In addition, Ruby manages teams responsible for legal support of Intel’s Artificial Intelligence Products Group, and Intel’s IT department. She also co-chairs the Law & Policy Group's first women's leadership development program, Leading Edge. In 2017, Ruby was elected to IAPP’s Board of Directors.

Ruby began her law career at Fenwick & West LLP, specializing in litigation.  She later joined Sun Microsystems, Inc., specializing in licensing, marketing, and trademark law. 

Ruby has a B.S. in Business Administration from the University of California at Berkeley, and a J.D. from Stanford Law School.  She is a frequent speaker on legal practice and leadership topics.



Contributions by Ruby Zefo

  • My Special Sauce—How Women (And Men) Can Tout Their Privacy Cred
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2018
  • Tuesday General Session
    Moderator at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017
  • My Special Sauce: How Women (And Men) Can Tout Their Privacy Cred
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2017
  • Managing Privacy and Security Marketing Risks: Guaranteed or Your Money Back!
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2016
  • Consumer Wellness and Wearables
    Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Speaker at Global Privacy Summit 2016
  • Express Yourself: Wear That Technology, Baby!
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy Academy 2014
  • Wearable Devices: Inspiring Coaches or Naughty Toddlers?
    Privacy Perspectives
  • How Privacy Got Lucky
    Privacy Perspectives
  • Privacy Is Not Dead ... It's Aliiiiive!
    Privacy Perspectives
  • I Spy With My Corporate Eye: The Employee Services Conundrum
    Privacy Perspectives
  • Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2013
  • Speaker at Privacy Academy 2013
  • Speaker at Privacy Academy 2013