Debbie, a Senior Associate with the data protection consultancy, Opt-4 has successfully run many GDPR readiness projects working with blue-chip clients and continues to use her expertise to advise diverse organisations on embedding their data protection programmes. She’s an Institute of Data and Marketing (IDM) tutor, is Oxford University business school trained, has a post graduate diploma in business performance coaching and is a qualified PRINCE2 practitioner.
Prior to joining Opt-4 in 2017, Debbie worked as a senior commercial leader in marketing and communications and helped to advise brands about regulatory issues and data governance. She headed up national sales and channels teams with Royal Mail and prior to that with Cable and Wireless Communications. Debbie’s career began in banking and finance with NatWest and The Co-operative Bank and she’s a professionally qualified Chartered Banker, familiar with all aspects of financial compliance. Outside of data protection, Debbie’s passions include skiing and all things equestrian.