Bojana Bellamy, CIPP/E
President, Centre for Information Policy Leadership
Hunton & Williams LLP
Bojana Bellamy is the president of Hunton & Williams LLP's Centre for Information Policy Leadership, a preeminent global information policy think tank located in Washington, DC, and London. Bellamy brings more than 20 years of experience and deep knowledge of global data privacy and cybersecurity law, compliance and policy. She has a proven industry record in designing strategy, and building and managing data privacy compliance programs. Bellamy works with corporate leaders on developing effective accountability-based governance programs and addressing other information policy challenges for organizations in managing and protecting personal data in today’s information age. The Centre for Information Policy Leadership works with corporate members on projects including big data and analytics, cybersecurity, implementing accountability and compliance programs, cross-border data transfers, interoperability of conflicting national legal requirements, changing role of corporate data privacy officers and government use of private-sector data.
Prior to joining Hunton & Williams, Bellamy served for 12 years as the global director of data privacy at Accenture. In this position, she built and managed a global data privacy team and was responsible for Accenture’s data privacy strategy and compliance programs worldwide, with respect to internal operations, and the company’s technology, outsourcing and consulting services. Prior to joining Accenture, Bellamy was a principal consultant with Privacy Laws & Business on data protection consulting and auditing projects for private and public sector clients in the UK and abroad.
Bellamy was a board member of the IAPP from 2008–2013, and was elected chair from 2011–2012. She sits on the advisory board of the International Data Privacy Law Journal, participates in many industry groups and is a regular speaker at international privacy and data security conferences.
Bellamy received her LLM in European Union law from the European University Institute, a diploma of advanced European legal studies, European Union law, from the College of Europe, and a LLM in international law and JD from the University of Belgrade.