General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) , Standards, Regulations & Compliance

Sizing Up the Impact of GDPR So Far

OneTrust's Rob Hinson on Changing Business Practices, Challenges
Rob Hinson, global privacy expert, OneTrust

The EU's General Data Protection Regulation has significantly raised privacy awareness worldwide in the brief time that it's been in force, says Rob Hinson, a global privacy expert with OneTrust. Organizations are revamping both internal and external privacy programs to meet the minimum global standard, he says.

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In this video interview at the recent RSA APJ 2018 conference in Singapore, Hinson discusses:

  • How business practices are changing as a result of GDPR;
  • The impact privacy is having on legislation worldwide;
  • New insight on balancing privacy and security.

Hinson is a global privacy expert with OneTrust and a certified information privacy professional. In his role, Hinson advises organizations on creating, implementing and managing privacy programs to operationalize compliance with various country and region-specific regulations. Previously, he worked as an associate director at Eze Software, as well as being instrumental in building out the North Asia operations for AirWatch, which was acquired by VMware in 2014.

About the Author

Varun Haran

Varun Haran

Managing Director, Asia & Middle East, ISMG

Haran has been a technology journalist in the Indian market for over six years, covering the enterprise technology segment and specializing in information security. He has driven multiple industry events such as the India Computer Security Conferences (ICSC) and the first edition of the Ground Zero Summit 2013 during his stint at UBM. Prior to joining ISMG, Haran was first a reporter with TechTarget writing for SearchSecurity and SearchCIO; and later, correspondent with InformationWeek, where he covered enterprise technology-related topics for the CIO and IT practitioner.

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