Cloud technologies emerged in the last 20 years almost seamlessly. Most stakeholders have not fully addressed one checkbox. Data privacy needs to be addressed upfront in the rollout of these new technologies.

It’s an overarching mandate today, thanks to GDPR and laws such as the California Consumer Privacy Act. A new certification from the IAPP has emerged, and it’s another feather in your cap. I believe this skillset will be as invaluable as other popular certs wherever you are in the world.