Cindy Compert, CIPT/CIPM

Distinguished Engineer and Security CTO, U.S. Public Sector Market CTO, Data Security & Privacy, IBM Security

Cindy is a technical visionary driven by wanting to make a difference around the world, advancing the health, safety, and well-being of others. She is an active member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and a Certified Information rivacy Manager/Certified Information Privacy Technologist. Cindy is viewed as an industry expert on EU GDPR privacy regulations and Data Security. She co-authored the recent IBM Institute for Business Value GDPR study, invented the IBM Security GDPR Framework and has appeared on Yahoo Finance and quoted in Barron’s and eWeek. She also co-authored the “Information Governance Principles and Practices for a Big Data Landscape” Redbook and holds a patent on mobile caller risk using AI techniques.