External speakers

Joe Jones

Head of team, UK Government Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport

Joe Jones is head of the UK Government team responsible for future UK data 'adequacy' arrangements that will facilitate cross-border data transfers post-Brexit. This team sits within the UK Government Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport, the lead department on data protection policy.

Joe's prior roles include Deputy Head of Digital Trade policy in the UK Department for International Trade and working in the private sector as a public policy advisor and lawyer for a Washington DC-headquartered law firm where he advised organisations on data privacy and cybersecurity issues.