Kalinda Raina

Kalinda Raina

Speaker 2019

Head of Global Privacy, Senior Director,
LinkedIn

Kalinda Raina is LinkedIn’s Head of Global Privacy. She leads LinkedIn’s Privacy Team with global responsibility for overseeing compliance with data privacy laws and regulations, establishing privacy standards and policies, regulatory outreach and implementing the company’s compliance framework for privacy. She is an advocate for building a Culture of Privacy within tech organizations and using GDPR as an opportunity to further develop a company’s long-term digital strategy.  Prior to joining LinkedIn, Ms. Raina led the Americas privacy team at Apple, and was the Chief Privacy Officer at Nintendo.  She has been a visionary in the field of children’s privacy which she first began advocating for when she worked for the Center for Democracy and Technology (CDT) and Privacy Rights Clearinghouse.  Kalinda currently serves as the Chair of the IAPP Board of Directors.  Ms. Raina received her J.D. from Boalt Hall, UC Berkeley in 2001 where she was one of the first graduates focused exclusively on the area of data privacy. Ms. Raina earned a BA from UC San Diego where she double majored in Communications and History and graduated summa cum laude.