Matt Ginn

Head of information Governance/Data Protection Officer, London Borough of Lambeth

Matt is an experienced Information & corporate governance lawyer predominantly in the public sector. He is currently a DPO and Head of Service of a growing Information Governance Team.

  • Having implemented information governance systems and processes at  several public authorities, he has many years experience in :
  • The challenges and demands of compliance with Information Law, Data Leakage,  Encryption, Strategy, Data Protection, Privacy,  Fraud,  Security issues and third party risks.
  • Advising in relation to security breach management and action taken or proposed by the Information Commissioner or individuals in relation to alleged infringement of relevant legislation
  • Assisting on the specific data protection aspects of clients’ corporate and commercial transactions such as corporate due diligence, transitional services agreements and outsourcing
  • He also has many years experience dealing with and advising on complex legal, regulatory and contractual requirements.

He comes from a long line of lawyers , his great grandfather having been a solicitor in the late 19 century ! In his spare time he enjoys collecting and restoring Georgian and William lV furniture.