Eric Cohen, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP



Head, Cloud Security and Compliance


Senior Director, Information Security & Compliance at Genesys Telecommunications Laboratories, Inc. 

Eric Cohen is responsible for leading development, implementation, and monitoring for security and compliance of the PureCloud platform.  He and his team work with developers and product managers to ensure security, compliance and privacy by design are addressed throughout the software development life cycle. He ensures that the PureCloud Platform stays up-to-date in responding to and preventing security threats. He also works directly with the Chief Privacy Officer to assess applicable laws and regulations, and recommends and implements  privacy controls to meet those various worldwide standards.

Eric has an extensive career in Information Security and in management positions. Eric completed a career in the U. S. Navy Submarine Force as well as several years of civilian government service.  He holds a bachelor’s degree from Ashford University.



Contributions by Eric Cohen

  • Member of CIPM Exam Development Board 2018 - 2020