Nick Oldham



Chief Privacy and Data Governance Officer

Nick Oldham is Equifax’s Global Chief Privacy and Data Governance Officer, leading a privacy and data governance organization that functions at the intersection of privacy and security with enterprise-wide responsibility for strategy, policy, and operations. He is responsible for privacy controls holistically. In addition to traditional privacy controls, he is also responsible for data controls like DLP, data discovery, records retention, and acceptable data use.

Nick is a lawyer by training and spent several years in both the government and private practice. A former federal criminal prosecutor, Nick spent more than seven years with the U.S. Department of Justice, where he handled high-profile cyber investigations and prosecutions, and served as the first Counsel for Cyber Investigations for the DOJ’s National Security Division. While at King & Spalding in Washington, D.C., Nick helped clients build and improve their controls around cybersecurity, privacy, and data use.


Contributions by Nick Oldham

  • Privacy Framework: Improving Privacy Through Enterprise Risk Management
    Speaker at IAPP Global Privacy Summit 2020 - Canceled
  • Data Protection 2.0: Lessons from a Post-Breach CPO
    Speaker at IAPP Privacy. Security. Risk. 2019