The Truth About Privacy Certifications
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Are You Ready To Build A Thriving Career In Privacy?

Our guest today is none other than Joanna Kennedy, an accomplished Data Protection Officer who has a wealth of experience in navigating the complex landscape of data protection. Joanna shares her inspiring story of how she made a successful pivot from marketing to privacy and how she continues to invest in her professional development to stay ahead of the game. She also gives us a sneak peek into the inner workings of an IAPP exam question writer, providing valuable insights for anyone looking to pursue a career in data privacy.

Hi, my name is Jamal Ahmed and I'd like to invite you to listen to this special episode of the #1 ranked Data Privacy podcast.

In this episode, discover:

  • The certifications that matter to excel in privacy
  • Valuable strategies for gaining buy-in for privacy programs from key stakeholders
  • How to measure the success of your privacy programs and understand the metrics that matter
  • How you can succeed in privacy even if you don't have a legal background

Get ready to learn from one of the industry's top experts on data protection!

Joanna Kennedy is the Global Group Data Protection Officer at the Performance Review Institute. 

Joanna has overall global responsibility for data protection activities within the SAE Group, adopting a pragmatic, risk-based approach that focuses on the business benefits of compliance.

She has been appointed a Fellow of Information Privacy by the International Association of Privacy Professionals and is a qualified Data Protection Practitioner (PC.dp GDPR). She is also a Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) and a Certified Information Privacy Professional – Europe (CIPP/E). Joanna has been recognized as a OneTrust Privacy Professional and a OneTrust Governance, Risk and Compliance Professional. She is an IAPP exam question writer and a OneTrust Insights author. She has also volunteered as a school governor, responsible for their data privacy policy.

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