Jose Belo, CIPP/E, CIPM, FIP


Shell Global

Group Data Privacy Senior Legal Counsel

Jose Belo (FIP, CIPP/E, CIPM) is, currently, Group Data Privacy Senior Legal Counsel at Shell Global. Based in London, UK, Jose is a legal professional and former Data Protection Officer, specialized in privacy, data protection and artificial intelligence. 

Currently, Jose is a Member of the IAPP European Advisory Board. Formerly, Jose was co-chair of the Portugal, Luxembourg and Copenhagen Chapters of the IAPP. 

An LL.B in Law, Jose also holds a Certificate in Law & Technology from the University of California (Berkeley), focused in U.S. Privacy and Intellectual Property. Jose has authored academic articles on privacy and data protection and is a public speaker on the interconnection between technology (especially artificial intelligence), privacy and data protection.


Contributions by Jose Belo

  • Leveraging AI to Align with Robust Privacy and Security Programs
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2024
  • Beyond Watching: The Thin Line Between Employee Monitoring and Social Scoring
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2024
  • Member of Research Advisory Board 2024 - 2025
  • AI for Privacy Professionals
    Speaker at IAPP Europe Data Protection Congress 2022
  • Breach Preparation and Response
    Speaker at IAPP Data Protection Intensive: Nederland 2022
  • EU-India Relationship in Data Protection
    Speaker at Virtual Bangalore KnowledgeNet: 18 February 2022
  • Member of European Advisory Board 2022 - 2023
  • The EU's Proposed AI Regulation: Expected impact and intersections for privacy
    Speaker at Virtual Lisbon KnowledgeNet: 17 June 2021
  • Brazil's LGPD: Overview and comparisons
    Speaker at Virtual Pune KnowledgeNet: 5 June 2021