Harvey Jang, CIPP/E, CIPP/US, CIPT


Cisco Systems

Vice President, Chief Privacy Officer

Harvey Jang is Vice President, Deputy General Counsel & Chief Privacy Officer for Cisco. He serves as the team lead for privacy and is responsible for developing and orchestrating Cisco’s global privacy and data protection strategy, compliance capabilities, and accountability frameworks. Harvey also serves on Cisco's Human Rights Advisory Council, Responsible AI Committee, and reports quarterly to Cisco's Environmental, Social, and Public Policy Committee of the Board of Directors on privacy related risks, opportunities, and impact.

Prior to joining Cisco, Harvey was Senior Director, Legal Affairs for McAfee. Part of Intel Security where he was lead counsel for privacy, security, marketing, and antitrust compliance. In this role, he worked closely with engineers and product teams to develop and implement data protection policies and practices, design privacy enhancing products and functionality, and manage legal compliance. Harvey also served as Global Privacy & Security Counsel and Managing Counsel for Intel. Before Intel, Harvey was the Director of Privacy & Information Management, Chief Privacy & Security Counsel, and Senior Compliance Counsel for HP; Senior Compliance Counsel for Symantec; and Litigation Counsel with Gibson Dunn & Crutcher and O’Melveny & Myers.

Harvey earned his B.A., magna cum laude, from UCLA and his J.D., cum laude, from U.C. Hastings College of the Law. He is also a Certified Information Privacy Professional (US, EU, and IT) and Fellow of Information Privacy (by IAPP) and Certified Information Security Manager and Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (by ISACA).


Contributions by Harvey Jang

  • Protecting Americans’ Data from Adversarial Regimes
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2024
  • Business Benefits and ROI of Accountable Privacy Programs
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2023
  • Cross-Border Privacy Rules Are Going Global
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2023
  • ANZ Delegate Tour: Privacy developments in Australia and global trends for 2023
    Speaker at In-Person Melbourne KnowledgeNet: 3 May 2023
  • Privacy in the World of Hybrid Work: Solving the Cloud Challenge
    Privacy in the World of Hybrid Work: Solving the Cloud Challenge
  • Member of Executive Committee 2023 - 2023
  • From Compliance to Strategy: Data as a Board Level Issue & Business Opportunity
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2022
  • Facilitating Interoperability through the Global CBPR Forum
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2022
  • Privacy Becomes Mission Critical
    Speaker at IAPP Canada Privacy Symposium 2022
  • Privacy Metrics: Best Practices to Drive Improvements in Performance and Trust
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2022
  • Member of Board of Directors 2022 - 2026
  • Privacy and the Pandemic — Lessons from Cisco’s Experience and Research
    Web Conference Speaker
  • Member of Research Advisory Board 2020 - 2021