Foyaz Uddin Director - Data Trust Services

Foyaz Uddin

Foyaz leads our Data & Digital Trust Services (Data Protection, Governance and Ethics) and is part of the firm’s Technology & Digital Practice.

He has 17 years of experience spanning across multiple disciplines and various sectors, making him well-rounded in the Data Trust space. He is a Privacy & Security practitioner and a Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) designated by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).

He also holds the Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E), the Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM), the Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (CDPSE), and the ISO27001 Lead Auditor certifications.


His experience encompasses building and leading data protection functions, guiding clients to navigate through global privacy legislation, and developing frameworks and standards. With a keen interest in emerging technologies and AI, Foyaz has been instrumental in assisting clients in establishing trust programs and fostering a culture shift. His leadership has seen the successful execution of programs across the UK, EU, US, and Asia.

Foyaz has worked across all phases of Data Trust programs, from identifying business risks and challenges to crafting pragmatic and proportionate solutions. He has contributed to numerous national and international events, webinars, and seminars as a keynote speaker, collaborating with global regulators.

Foyaz's diverse portfolio is a testament to his adaptability, having supported clients across a broad spectrum of sectors, including Technology, Media, Pharmaceuticals, Financial & Banking, Manufacturing, Automotive and Education. His dedication in this area ensures that clients receive unparalleled expertise and guidance in their endeavours. 

Work Highlights 

  • Designation of the Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP). 

Accreditations/ Memberships of professional bodies

  • International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP)
  • Information Systems Audit and Controls Association (ISACA)