Gayle Pearce, CIPP/E

Privacy Associate

Gayle joined AstraZeneca in January 2004 as PA to Head of Intellectual Property then moved to PA for the Chief Compliance Officer in November 2006.  Whilst working in Compliance, the role of Chief Privacy Officer was developed and Gayle worked alongside the CPO assisting in the development of the company’s privacy programme.  Gayle was appointed to the role of Global Privacy Associate in November 2010. 

Gayle has been assisting in the further development of AstraZeneca’s Global Privacy Programme, in particular promoting Privacy by Design in new systems and the development of a Privacy Impact Assessment for new projects which have privacy impact.  Also Gayle managed a Global Privacy Awareness campaign in 2011 to raise the awareness of privacy throughout the company.