Jonathan Mendoza Iserte


National Institute for Transparency, Access to Information and Personal Data Protection, Mexico

Secretary of Personal Data Protection

Jonathan Mendoza Iserte holds a Master’s degree on Law from Centro de Estudios de Posgrado en Derecho and a Bachelor of Law from the National Autonomous University of Mexico. At present, he is enrolled in the Master of the General Data Protection Regulation from the National University of Distance Education, and he also holds a competence certificate in the specialization course "Cybersecurity Summer Bootcamp - Policy Makers”, from the Universidad de León, and the Instituto Nacional de Ciberseguridad.

He is currently the Secretary for Personal Data Protection of Mexico’s National Institute for Transparency, Access to Information and Personal Data Protection, where he also worked in different positions since 2014. Prior to INAI, Mr. Mendoza worked as adviser in the Electoral Court of the Federal Judicial Branch of Mexico and served as associate lawyer in the Law Firm Basham, Ringe & Correa, S.C. 

In the academic field, he has been a visiting professor in different study programs related to privacy and personal data protection in multiple public and private academic institutions. Also, Mr. Mendoza, is author and co-author of several specialized publications on personal data protection and privacy, among which the co-authorship of the book “Puebla: La otra Batalla. The protection of private life in Natural Disaster Situations and Contingency in Mexico and the Article Obligation to notify the authority in the case of security breaches regarding personal data differences between public and private sectors, should be highlighted. 

Mr. Mendoza has participated in different local and international forums, such as the Global Privacy Summit of the International Association of Privacy Professionals, the Ibero-American Data Protection Network meetings and the Asia Pacific Privacy Authorities Forum.


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