Steve Wright

Partner, Privacy Culture

Steve Wright has over 10 years’ experience as a data protection officer. Prior to that he was a successful cyber security and data technologist, working for PWC, Deloitte, Siemens and Capita. In the last 5 years Steve has emerged to become a leading authority on GDPR, writing white papers, journals and publications and is a published author in the areas of data protection, cyber security and privacy.

Steve set up his own business a year ago (PrivacyCulture) to help organisations operationalise and embed their day to day privacy and security requirements. Last year saw him release his internationally recognised privacy maturity benchmarking services that is now being used by leading global organisations to benchmark themselves on privacy.

My Sessions

2021 and Beyond: Regulations on the Horizon

During this discussion, panellists will explore the updates and new laws coming into effect in the next 12 months.

  • Russell Opland, Data Protection Officer, Law Firm
  • Professor Lorna Woods OBE, Professor of Internet Law, School of Law, University of Essex and Surveillance Expert
  • Antonis Patrikios, Partner, Dentons
  • Jacob Høedt Larsen - Wired Relations
Privacy Culture session: How to understand the culture of privacy within your organisation  

This presentation is centred on our new privacy culture employee survey, powered by our market leading platform Culture Horizon, gets to the very heart of employee behaviours and attitudes. It has been developed in conjunction with academia, leading law firms and industry partners. Astute analysis of the results allows users to identify requirements, target weaknesses, improve employee engagement and confidence, acknowledge business strengths, as well as design the frameworks for a truly compliant culture of privacy. Our ‘inside’ presentation will look at the preliminary survey results and provide detailed analysis and commentary on these fascinating findings, based on over 5000 employee respondents, representing multiple companies, their functions and spread across over 50 countries. This is a worlds first and please ensure early sign up to avoid the limited places available.