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Data privacy is a hot sector in the world of business. But it can be hard to break in and have a career that thrives.

That’s where our podcast comes in! We interview leading Privacy Pros and share the secrets to success each week.

We'll help guide you through the complex world of Data Privacy so that you can focus on achieving your career goals instead of worrying about compliance issues.
It's never been easier or more helpful than this! You don't have to go at it alone anymore!

It’s easy to waste a lot of time and energy learning about Data Privacy on your own, especially if you find it complex and confusing.

Co-host Jamal Ahmed, dubbed “The King of GDPR” by the BBC, interviews leading Privacy Pros and discusses topics businesses are struggling with each week and pulls back the curtain on the world of Data Privacy.

Deep dive with the world's brightest and most thought-provoking data privacy thought leaders to inspire and empower you to unleash your best to thrive as a Data Privacy Professional.

If you're ambitious, driven & highly motivated, and thinking about a career in Data Privacy, a rising Privacy Pro or an Experienced Privacy Leader this is the podcast for you.

Subscribe today so you never miss an episode or important update from your favourite Privacy Pro.

And if you ever want to learn more about how to secure a career in data privacy and then thrive, just tune into our show and we'll teach you everything there is to know!

Listen now and subscribe for free on iTunes, Spotify or Google Play Music!

Privacy Pros Podcast The King of Data Protection - Jamal Ahmed

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    • 5.0 • 5 Ratings

Data privacy is a hot sector in the world of business. But it can be hard to break in and have a career that thrives.

That’s where our podcast comes in! We interview leading Privacy Pros and share the secrets to success each week.

We'll help guide you through the complex world of Data Privacy so that you can focus on achieving your career goals instead of worrying about compliance issues.
It's never been easier or more helpful than this! You don't have to go at it alone anymore!

It’s easy to waste a lot of time and energy learning about Data Privacy on your own, especially if you find it complex and confusing.

Co-host Jamal Ahmed, dubbed “The King of GDPR” by the BBC, interviews leading Privacy Pros and discusses topics businesses are struggling with each week and pulls back the curtain on the world of Data Privacy.

Deep dive with the world's brightest and most thought-provoking data privacy thought leaders to inspire and empower you to unleash your best to thrive as a Data Privacy Professional.

If you're ambitious, driven & highly motivated, and thinking about a career in Data Privacy, a rising Privacy Pro or an Experienced Privacy Leader this is the podcast for you.

Subscribe today so you never miss an episode or important update from your favourite Privacy Pro.

And if you ever want to learn more about how to secure a career in data privacy and then thrive, just tune into our show and we'll teach you everything there is to know!

Listen now and subscribe for free on iTunes, Spotify or Google Play Music!

    What Keeps You Up At Night? | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    What Keeps You Up At Night? | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    Founder of Top Data Security Solutions Company Reveals Why Its Data Privacy That Matters Most To Individuals.
    Dimitri Nemirovsky explains how it's possible to eliminate the need for passwords, and reliance on identity and access management controls, without disrupting user workflows, or how users interact with their files!

    Dimitri explains why he gave up legal practice and dived into Data Privacy and Security.

    He shares the strategies that have really helped him to build a successful career and how you too can enjoy a thriving career.

    Discover:

    What cyber security threats keep the professionals up at night
    Why do individuals value data security over data privacy
    Insider Secrets about how to take your privacy and/ or security career to the next level
    And so much more…


    Dimitri Nemirovsky is the Co-Founder and COO of Atakama,
    an innovative data security company that provides a file-level encryption solution like nothing else available on the market.

    Atakama offers customizable security policies to best fit individualized business needs and use cases.

    Atakama has raised $10 million+ for the company and has a team size of 26.

    Dimitri describes himself as a recovering attorney who became a serial entrepreneur.

    Prior to co-founding Atakama, Dimitri spent 15 years practicing regulatory and enforcement law, most recently at Bingham McCutchen where he represented large financial institutions in high-stakes matters.

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    Top Data Privacy Expert Reveals The Secrets | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    Top Data Privacy Expert Reveals The Secrets | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    Top Data Privacy Expert Reveals The Secrets You Need To Enhance Your Data Privacy Career!
    Tharishni Arumugam shares her top tips from 10 years of experience as a World Class Privacy Professional!

    Tharishni explains why she gave up legal practice and dived into a career as a Data Privacy professional.

    She shares the strategies that have really helped her to build a successful career and how you too can achieve the career you've always dreamed of.

    Discover:

    Why you need to go beyond the academics
    Why hiring managers hate people who quote articles
    What qualities top organisations value most when it comes to hiring
    And so much more…

    Tharishni Arumugam is Global Privacy Operations Lead at Aon
    Tharishni Arumugam is a privacy nerd who has worked in the privacy field for almost 10 years, beginning as a lawyer in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia during the early days of the enforcement of the Malaysian Personal Data Protection Act.

    She left private legal practice to join Aon as it’s APAC Privacy lead, spending 4.5 years building a privacy team and practice in APAC that spanned the exciting and constantly evolving landscape of privacy and data protection laws in Asia-Pacific.

    She is now based in London, United Kingdom and is part of Aon’s global privacy operations team, where her focus has been on the operational and governance portion of privacy compliance, as well as being the privacy advisory lead for Aon’s global data analytics and innovation services.

    She has written internationally published articles on privacy, and has been a speaker at various privacy conferences, including the IAPP Global Privacy Summit, RSA-APJ and the Boston Bar Cybersecurity conference.



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    • 45 min
    Privacy Pros Academy EXPOSED II | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    Privacy Pros Academy EXPOSED II | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    Ever Wondered Why Even Successful Professionals Join The PrivacyPro's Academy?
    We speak to Mojisola Abi Sowemimo, Privacy Pro Accelerator Mentee who reveals all.

    Moji reveals what it's really like to be mentored by Jamal Ahmed - The King of Data Protection. She explains why she joined the Privacy Pros Signature 12 week mentoring programme and pursue a career in Data Privacy despite already attaining success in her career.

    Moji shares her experience of the Privacy Pro Accelerator Programme and the highs and lows of her journey so far towards building a successful, meaningful and rewarding career in Data Privacy.

    Moji is a Senior Business Process Analyst working with GemaltoThales, a leading firm in the IT industry. Moji has over fifteen years of experience in leading projects to improve processes, create and implement processes leading to increased revenue generation and eliminate redundancies.

    Moji previously worked in the Financial industry with leading blue-chip corporations including Wells Fargo, Fannie Mae and Capital One.

    She has a zeal for adding value and increasing revenue for organizations. Moji is currently expanding her risk management skill set, starting with Data Privacy. She is CIPPE trained, has an MBA from the University of Hertfordshire majoring in International Business Strategy. Moji holds a B.Sc in Accounting from the University of Lagos, a Post Graduate Diploma in Economics, H.R. and Statistics from her alma mater.

    If you want to make it as a successful Privacy Pro and take your career to a new level - You can't afford to miss out on this episode!

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    • 33 min
    In Conversation with Odia Kagan | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    In Conversation with Odia Kagan | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    Do you want to become a Credible & Authoritative Privacy Pro?
    Odia Kagan unearths the secrets!

    In this value-packed episode, we reveal why investing in training can make the difference between a mediocre career and a truly fulfilling one.

    Odia shares the strategies that has really helped her to build a successful career and how you too can achieve the career you've always dreamed of.

    Discover:

    Why you can't rely on a template privacy notice
    How the world is going to be different after the end of third party cookies
    How US States are using GDPR as the benchmark for new privacy laws
    Why being passionate about privacy will lead you to success
    And so much more…

    Odia Kagan is a Partner and Chair of GDPR Compliance & International Privacy Practice at Fox Rothschild LLP


    Odia has advised more than 200 companies of varying industries and sizes on compliance with GDPR, the California Consumer Privacy Act (CCPA) and other US data protection laws.

    With an emphasis on a pragmatic, risk based approach, Odia provides clients with practical advice on how to design and implement their products and services in a compliant manner.

    Odia holds 3 law degrees, 5 bar admissions and 5 privacy certifications (FIP, CIPP/US/E, CIPM, CDPO).

    If you want to make it as a successful Privacy Pro and take your career to a new level - You can't afford to miss out on this episode

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    • 50 min
    Catapult Your Career | Privacy Pros Podcast | World Class Data Protection Training For A Thriving Career

    Catapult Your Career | Privacy Pros Podcast | World Class Data Protection Training For A Thriving Career

    Do you want a thriving career in Data Protection?
    Samuel Nguwu, Nigeria' s most up and coming Privacy Pro, reveals how pivoting his career to Data Privacy doubled his salary!

    In this value-packed episode, we reveal how a mentor can be the difference between living a life of mediocrity and living a life with

    Samuel shares the strategies that have really helped him to start a thriving career and how you too can achieve the career you've always dreamed of.

    Samuel is a Data Privacy Analyst at NDPR Consultants.
    Samuel obtained his LL.B degree from the University of Ibadan (UI) in 2019. Proceeding thereafter to the Nigerian Law School Abuja Campus, he completed his one-year professional training program and was called to the Nigerian Bar in September 2020 as a Barrister and Solicitor of the Supreme Court of Nigeria.

    A budding Data Privacy Practitioner, Samuel has worked and advised some multi-national companies in Nigeria on NDPR compliance. He is in a team that just concluded research work for One Trust Data Guidance on the application of NDPR to digital advertising in Nigeria.

    Samuel has authored some published articles in Data Privacy: X-Rays: Deconstructing Personal Data Under the Nigerian Data Protection Regulation; Examinations: Data Subjects’ Rights Under the Nigerian Data Protection Regulation 2019’ published in Lexology and Mondaq, ‘Sheep Shepherd Responsibility: Between the Data Controller and Processor’; Data Colonialism: Comments On National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA)'s Advisory On WhatsApp's New Privacy Policy In Nigeria

    Samuel is a member of the Nigerian Bar Association (NBA) member, Stakeholders in Blockchain Association of Nigeria (SiBAN), Innovation Law club Africa, Sigma Club, and Young Lawyers Mentoring

    If you want to make it as a successful Privacy Pro and take your career to a new level - You can't afford to miss out on this episode!

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    • 37 min
    Secrets to Success | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    Secrets to Success | Secure a Thriving Career In Data Privacy | Privacy Pros Academy | World Class Data Protection Training

    You want to be a privacy professional, but you don't know where to start?
    Discover the secrets to a thriving career in data protection. It's not always easy being a privacy professional, but it can be rewarding and fulfilling.
    Learn how to navigate this challenging field with top tips from Jamal Ahmed the King of Data Protection.
    In this episode, he shares the five pillars to help you thrive as a privacy professional. It’s time to take your career into your own hands!
    You deserve more than just another job; you deserve a fulfilling career that will make all of your dreams come true.
    This episode will show you how to get there with 5 simple steps so it doesn't seem so intimidating or difficult anymore!
    If you want to make it as a successful Privacy Pro and take your career to a new level - You can't afford to miss out on this episode!
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This podcast gives a good insight into the world of data privacy. It provides information for newbies and professionals in the data privacy world. I listened to all the episodes and can’t wait to join the privacy pros academy!

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