Digital Economy Committee: PDPA Preparedness Series: Technical Considerations - Part 1
Alex Cespedes is an Independent Data Protection Consultant. Alex is a data protection consultant supporting organizations in Thailand to reach compliance with the Personal Data Protection Act (PDPA) and the Cybersecurity Act, while leveraging his EU experience with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) and the Directive for Network and Information Security (NIS Directive).
Alex is also the chair of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) KnowledgeNet Chapter in Bangkok. In this context he organizes learning and networking events with representatives from industry and academia. In the past 10 years, Alex has worked on data risk and compliance projects across Europe, both in the private and public sector. He has developed a multidisciplinary approach to solving data protection issues from an organizational, technical, and legal point of view with a focus on information security.