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James Drury-Smith

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Work 07841 803538
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PwC LLP

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Data Protection

Position

James Drury-Smith is a Director in the Cyber Security and Data Protection team.

Career

James Drury-Smith is experienced in data protection and cyber security and has been advising on privacy matters for over 12 years.

James works with some of the world's largest companies, as well as emerging technology companies, to help them navigate cross-border privacy issues and implement data protection controls globally. James has particular focus on the impact of data protection and cyber requirements on the financial services sector and digital technology and is PwC Legal's lead for financial services data protection.

Through his in-house experience and time as a data protection officer, James has developed substantial experience providing strategic and operational guidance relating to privacy compliance programmes and the practical implementation of data privacy controls.


London: Risk advisory

Data protection privacy and cybersecurity

Within: Data protection privacy and cybersecurity

PwC LLP benefits from being able to leverage its risk professionals, auditors, consultants, strategists and forensic experts alongside its 'high service' legal department. Led by practice head Stewart Room, the team is advising Spotify on its GDPR compliance project and privacy governance structures. The Information Commissioner's Office, Citi Group and the Financial Ombudsman are also all clients. The group includes the 'extremely helpful' James Drury-Smith  (who boasts a 'very good knowledge of the law and its practical application') and has been strengthened with the addition of Fedelma Good from Barclays.

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