Bojana Bellamy

President, Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL)

Bojana Bellamy is the President of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP’s Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL). With more than 20 years of experience and deep knowledge of global data privacy and cybersecurity law, compliance and policy, she has a proven industry record in designing strategy, and building and managing data privacy compliance programmes. She was recently elected to participate in a new transatlantic initiative, the “Privacy Bridge Project,” that seeks to develop practical solutions to bridge the gap between European and US privacy regimes.

Prior to joining CIPL, Bojana served for 12 years as the Global Director of Data Privacy at Accenture. In this position, she built and managed a global data privacy team and was responsible for Accenture’s data privacy strategy and compliance programs worldwide, with respect to internal operations, and the company’s technology, outsourcing and consulting services.

Before that, she worked for eight years as Principal Consultant with Privacy Laws & Business on data protection consulting and auditing projects for private and public sector clients in the UK and abroad.

Bojana was a board member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) from 2008-2013, and was elected Chair from 2011-2012. She sits on the Advisory Board of the International Data Privacy Law Journal, participates in many industry groups and is a regular speaker at international privacy and data security conferences.