Group Head of Data Protection and Privacy
Nina Barakzai is immediate Past Chair of the UK’s Commerce & Industry Group, representing UK in-house counsel. She is an accountant and solicitor, Trustee for two community charities and sits on the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants’ Research Advisory Group, chairing the call for research papers on Big Data. She served as Board Member on the International Federation of Accountants’ International Ethics Standards Board and has been appointed Vice President of In-House Counsel Worldwide. Her professional experience is in compliance, ethics, privacy, corporate transactions, cloud services and social media. She is Group Head of Data Protection & Privacy for the Sky group of companies, handling all aspects of privacy and data governance.