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


Cisco Systems, Inc.

Chief Privacy Officer & Counsel

Harvey Jang is Director of Global Privacy and Data Protection for Cisco.  He serves as the team lead for privacy and data security related legal matters and is responsible for developing and orchestrating Cisco’s global privacy and data protection policies, compliance capabilities, and accountability frameworks.

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 team lead for privacy and security legal compliance for Intel.  Before Intel, Harvey was the Director of Privacy & Information Management and Chief Privacy & Security Counsel for HP; Senior Compliance Counsel for Symantec; and Litigation Counsel with two prominent international law firms -- Gibson Dunn & Crutcher LLP and O’Melveny & Myers LLP.

He is a member of the Board of Trustees for Bowman International School, serves as an instructor for International Association of Privacy Professional’s privacy credentials, and is a frequent panelists/speaker on a variety of topics related to privacy, security, and information governance.

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 (by IAPP), Certified Information Security Manager (by ISACA), and Certified Information Professional (by AIIM). 


Contributions by Harvey Jang

  • Member of Research Advisory Board 2020 - 2021
  • Emerging Privacy Protection Policy in Asia-Pacific and Interoperable Mechanisms
    Speaker at IAPP Asia Privacy Forum 2018
  • Growth of the Cross Border Privacy Rules System in Asia
    Speaker at Privacy. Security. Risk. 2017