Simon Hall, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP



Freelance Privacy Consultant

In 2007, Simon became IBM’s first Data Privacy Officer for UK & Ireland and Chair of the EMEA Privacy Review Board.  In 2011 he joined Concentium, where he specialised in Privacy risk and assurance and the design of Privacy Management Frameworks, developing policies, processes and training courses for a number of global clients.  He continued this work after Concentium was acquired by KPMG, before joining Asda-Walmart in 2015, where he designed the global Privacy Programme and developed Asda’s PIA and Inventory tool and its online Privacy Centre.  Following an interim role as Group DPO for the Lowell Group, he is now a freelance privacy consultant working with global clients and tech start-ups.

Simon is a Fellow of Information Privacy (IAPP) and a non-practising Barrister.


Contributions by Simon Hall

  • Here Comes the Audit! What Now?
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: UK 2019
  • Privacy and Innovation
    Speaker at Manchester KnowledgeNet: 10 January 2019
  • Consent and the GDPR: How Successful Organisations Tackle Consent Management
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Intensive 2018
  • Data Mapping in GDPR: Lessons Learned Tackling Article 30 in Practice
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2017
  • The Customer Is Key: Trust, Loyalty and Care in the New World
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2016