ICRMC SPEAKER

Beth Dewitt

Partner, Risk Advisory
Deloitte

Beth leads Deloitte Canada’s Data Protection and Privacy practice nationally and is partner within Deloitte’s Cyber Risk practice. Beth has a proven track record of establishing business aligned risk management programs to drive growth and innovation for our clients.  Beth supports our clients in designing privacy enhancing strategies to enable data driven programs.  Beth also advises our clients on issues relating to cyber risk and protecting critical data assets.  Beth is currently advising financial institutions, retailers, utilities and government on Canadian privacy laws, GDPR readiness, and privacy and cyber risk management.  Beth has also designed corporate privacy programs, trained chief privacy officers, and conducted dozens of privacy risk assessments, data mapping exercises and incident response simulations.  Beth developed the foundational Privacy by Design Certification Assessment methodology in support of the Certification Program launched by Ryerson University and has supported the successful certification of 6 technology platforms in Privacy by Design. Finally, Beth has authored papers on a variety of topics related to privacy and data protection and has spoken a various industry conferences.