Allen Brandt, CIPP/E, CIPP/US, CIPM, FIP



Executive Director, Chief Privacy Officer

Allen brings more than 20 years of experience in the technology and information industries to work with businesses and policy makers to form practical solutions for today's global data economy.

Most recently, Allen was the Director and Corporate Counsel for Data Privacy & Security and the Chief Privacy Official for the Graduate Management Admission Council, which owns the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT), an exam delivered to prospective business students in more than 100 countries worldwide. He provided legal guidance and counsel on US and global consumer privacy issues, created the organization's data protection policies and procedures, and worked with regulators to enable enhanced exam security using new technologies.

His experience includes integrating privacy awareness and implementation throughout an organization. He created policies for IT and cloud computing, research standards, device and social media, and privacy training, in addition to executive level briefings on the impact of existing and proposed privacy regulations.

Allen is a frequent industry speaker due to his extensive global experience and to illustrate how data protection and security can be implemented into organizations of all sizes.


Contributions by Allen Brandt