Pamela Hrubey, CIPP/US


Crowe LLP

Privacy and Data Protection Leader and Managing Director

Pam Hrubey is a managing director in Crowe Horwath’s Risk practice. She leads Crowe’s privacy and data protection-related solutions across all industries, focusing on assisting clients with developing and implementing effective privacy and data protection-related strategies across the global enterprise. Pam also works with organization’s senior most leaders to develop and maintain an understanding of the strategic implications of privacy and data protection as it regards protecting the organization’s brand. Pam specializes in establishing, optimizing, and sustaining privacy program effectiveness, while leveraging a practical, collaborative approach across the various internal stakeholders involved in the protection of personal data.
Prior to joining Crowe, Pam worked for an Indianapolis-based pharmaceutical company where she served in a variety of management roles including global leader of clinical data management, deputy chief ethics and compliance officer, chief privacy officer, and head of the enterprise risk management progam. Pam’s leadership experiences enable her to support her clients efforts to strategically design and implement sustaininable privacy and data protection programs leveraging a risk-based approach.
Pam holds a B.A. and an M.A. in Biology and a Doctorate in Public Health. Pam especially enjoys mentoring professionals new to the privacy and data protection arena, and networking with privacy professionals from around the world.


Contributions by Pamela Hrubey

  • Resilient Privacy Program: State privacy regulation trends
    Speaker at Cleveland KnowledgeNet: December 6, 2019
  • Privacy Roundtable on Managing Varying Privacy Standards
    Speaker at Cleveland KnowledgeNet: April 25, 2019
  • Reputation Management in the Age of GDPR
    Speaker at Minneapolis/St. Paul KnowledgeNet: February 20, 2018
  • Member of Women Leading Privacy Advisory Board 2018 - 2019