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Roobi Alam

EY Canada Privacy Leader

Roobi is a privacy professional who is determined to help organizations and individuals realize why privacy is power.

Office Toronto, CA

As an associate partner, Roobi helps organizations develop robust privacy programs that not only meet compliance requirements but help them develop ethical business practices to gain consumer trust.

Roobi has over 17 years of experience in risk management consulting and data privacy compliance, and has worked with large multinational clients in the financial services, insurance and technology sectors. She has experience developing, implementing and maintaining enterprise-level privacy programs that comply with privacy regulations around the world.

Roobi holds a Bachelor of Communications in IT Management, a Computer Science degree and the following certifications: CISA (Certified Information Security Auditor), CIPP/E (Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe), CIPM (Certified Information Privacy Management) and CDPSE (Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer).

How Roobi is building a better working world

“Privacy regulations are bigger than just another compliance exercise. They are a means to hold organizations accountable for how they collect and process personal data and to protect individuals’ rights over invasion of their privacy. The bigger objective is helping organizations create ethical business practices while gaining consumer trust.”

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