Ruth Boardman

Speaker 2019

Partner,
Bird & Bird LLP

Ruth jointly heads the International Privacy and Data Protection Group and is based in London. Ruth’s extensive experience includes advising a broad range of public and private sector organisations on data privacy matters, including representing them on their dealings with Data Protection Authorities and the EU’s Article 29 Working Party, now the EDPB.
Ruth co-wrote Data Protection Strategy (Sweet & Maxwell), has edited the Encyclopaedia of Data Protection (Sweet & Maxwell) and is on the editorial board of journal Data Protection Leader and is a contributor to leading online data compliance tool www.dataguidance.com. She is a member of the European board of the International Association of Privacy Professionals. Ruth also assists the Global Alliance on Responsible Genome and Clinical Data Sharing, where she is a member of the Regulatory and Legal Group.