Eric Tierling, CIPP/E, CIPM, CIPT, FIP


Microsoft Corporation

Senior PM - Compliance/Privacy engineering - Microsoft Managed Desktop

Eric Tierling is a seasoned expert with more than 25 years of experience in the IT industry. Currently, he is a Senior Program Manager in the Enterprise and Security unit of Microsoft’s Windows Engineering / Cloud + AI division. Previously, he was working on Compliance, Privacy/GDPR, and Security in the Microsoft Azure Cloud compliance engineering division at Microsoft.

Prior to joining Microsoft, Eric was the president, founder, and owner of ITO Tierling consulting. He has authored over 50+ books and 750+ articles focused around Cybersecurity, Information Technology, and Data Privacy.

Eric earned his Master in Information Systems Security Management (MSSI) at the University of Luxembourg. He is CIPP/E (Certified Information Privacy Professional / Europe) and CISSP (Certified Information Systems Security Professional) certified. He is a member of the ISC2 GDPR Task Force and volunteers for the Cloud Security Alliance (CSA).


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