Francine Protain, CIPP/E, CIPM



Data Privacy Lead - France

Francine Protain is a senior Data Privacy expert with more than 13 years of experience in Compliance areas in multinational companies.  


Francine is the Commercial Data Privacy Lead for Pfizer France. Prior to joining Pfizer, Francine has worked as a regional Ethics & Compliance Officer in the pharmaceutical industry and has handled Data Privacy roles in various sectors, such as energy, non-profit and insurances, where she provided Data Privacy Compliance advice to Operations, supported the development and enhancement of internal Global Privacy programs and was responsible for providing Data Privacy oversight, with a specific expertise in Privacy Risk Management.


Francine holds several Masters, including a Master Spec. in Data Protection from an engineering school (ISEP) and is IAPP CIPP/E & CIPM certified.


Contributions by Francine Protain

  • Member of CDPO France Advisory Board 2020 - 2024
  • Member of European Advisory Board 2020 - 2021