Gilles Fourchet, CIPP/IT
Information Privacy & Security Specialist
Ministry of Community and Social Services
Gilles Fourchet is the information privacy and security specialist for the two ministries in charge of the social assistance programs in Ontario.
Fourchet has spent his entire career in IT, educating his customers about security issues. For the past eight years, he has worked for organizations dealing with both access to information and protection of sensitive personal information, such as health, insurance and governmental organizations. Fourchet recognizes the importance and value of privacy and has always promoted the use of privacy and security as a unique solution.