Ellis Perry

Ellis Parry

Speaker 2020


Ellis Parry joined the Information Commissioner’s Office in November 2019 as its first Data Ethics Adviser. Ellis Parry left BP in May 2019 where he was the Global Lead for Data Privacy for over eight years, prior to that he was Global Privacy Counsel at the pharmaceutical company AstraZeneca for eight years. Ellis is a solicitor with 19 years’ PQE, an MBA and is a contributing author to Sweet & Maxwell’s “Data Protection Law & Practice” 4th and 5th editions and its standalone guide to the GDPR. His experience encompasses all aspects of information rights laws with a particular focus on and interest in ethical implications of big data, artificial intelligence and machine learning and their intersection with the GDPR in particular in the field of bioethics.