IAPP Professional Privacy Faculty
Simon McDougall, CIPP/E, CIPM
Promontory Financial Group
Simon McDougall leads Promontory’s global privacy and data protection practice, advising firms on governance, risk and regulatory issues related to their data and records. He has particular experience in building data protection programs, advising on integrating privacy into projects and undertaking data protection compliance reviews. McDougall is a chartered accountant and worked in Deloitte’s audit, technology risk and regulatory consulting teams before joining Promontory. He has served on a range of consultative and advisory groups, including the Data Protection Forum executive, the BSI Data Protection Editorial Board, the DataGuidance Panel of Experts and the Direct Marketing Association’s Cookies Working Group.