Insider Data Privacy Career Secrets for Success
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Leading Data Privacy Superwoman Reveals the Truth About What It Really Takes To Succeed

Emerald de Leeuw shatters the illusions and gives you an insight into the good, the bad, and the ugly parts of her journey to success as a World Class Privacy Professional!

Emerald explains how being on the brink of death led her to 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.


  • Why it's not just you that suffers from imposter syndrome
  • How to deal with and overcome setbacks
  • The 3 things you need to master to sustain excellence

And so much more…

Emerald de Leeuw is a globally recognized Privacy and Data ethics expert as well as an award-winning entrepreneur, advisory board member and lecturer. 

She is currently the Global Head of Privacy at Logitech. Prior to joining Logitech, she founded privacy-tech company; Eurocomply for which she won various awards such as European Young Innovator of the Year in 2017 and a 30 under 30 award. 

She started Eurocomply after writing her master thesis on the GDPR in 2012.  Forbes named her one of 100 European female founders to watch and she speaks regularly at leading conferences as TEDx and institutions such as MIT Sloan School of Business and the European Parliament. She is a Marshall Memorial fellow with the German Marshall Fund of the United States.

Emerald is an advocate for female leaders and is passionate about closing the funding-and pay gap for women.   Her qualifications include a Bachelor of Laws, (LL.B/J.D.), a Masters in E-Law and Intellectual Property Law (LL.M), a Masters in Business Information Systems, and the CIPP/E certification. She is also Harvard Law Certified in Copyright Law and is continuing her executive education at Stanford Graduate School of Business.

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