Strand is a Gold Member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the World’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community.
Rocco is recognised among the most prominent technology, data protection and internet lawyers internationally. He is a member of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Board of Directors and the Italian Country Leader of the IAPP.
Rocco serves as an outsourced Data Protection Officer (DPO) for national and multinational corporations. He is a former regulator – a high-level officer at the Italian Data Protection Authority (Garante per la protezione dei dati personali) and former representative at the Article 29 Data Protection Working Party (now EDPB).
He is a regular speaker at various domestic and international conferences and a contract professor on data protection in a number of universities. He is Ethics Expert at the ERC Executive Agency (ERCEA) as well as an editor of various books, articles and collections.
Rocco was awarded Best Privacy Lawyer in 2018 and 2019 by Legalcommunity.it and recognised as one of the Most Influential Italian Lawyers under 50 by TopLegal.
CEO of Strand | PTP Privacy Technology Professionals, member of the IAPP Board of Directors and Country Leader Italy.
Kate is an international leader in the field of data protection. She regularly lectures on the Incorporated Law Society of Ireland and Kings Inn’s postgraduate courses in data protection law. In addition to frequently publishing articles on these subjects, she is often asked to speak on data protection issues at international conferences and to comment in the media.
Kate is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (Europe) (CIPP/E) and the Irish Country Leader of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP), the world’s largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community. She previously led the data protection team of an international law firm. Kate is the Principal of Colleary & Co, a law firm specialising in data protection, intellectual property and litigation.
The Managing Partner of Strand | Pembroke Privacy and the IAPP Country Leader Ireland.