José Alejandro Bermúdez

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Bermúdez Durana Abogados

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Partner at Bermudez Durana Abogados (Colombia) and Managing Director, Latin America at Nymity. José Alejandro was the inaugural Deputy Superintendent for the Protection of Personal Data in Colombia where he charted a path for Latin American data protection as the promoter of the Colombian Accountability Guidelines published by the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC). As a member of the Governmental commission appointed to draft the Colombian Data Protection Law and its secondary regulations, José Alejandro helped shape the data protection regulatory landscape in Latin America. He was an ad-hoc observer to APEC's Privacy Subgroup and the OECD Working Party on Information Security and Privacy in the Digital Economy, a member of the Colombian OECD Accession Mission (privacy and digital economy), and served as a member of the Executive Committee of the Ibero-American Network of Data Protection (RIPD).
 
 

 

Contributions by José Alejandro Bermúdez

  • Impact of the GDPR on the Latin American Data Protection Legislations
    Speaker at Bogotá KnowledgeNet: 23 January 2019
  • Brazil’s golden opportunity: The need for an independent DPA
  • Latin American Regulatory Update
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2018
  • Latin American Regulatory Update
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2017
  • The Impact of the GDPR in Latin America
    Speaker at Buenos Aires KnowledgeNet: November 30, 2016
  • Latin American Regulatory Update
    Moderator at Global Privacy Summit 2016