Paula is a qualified data protection professional and leads the trusted advisor information governance service.
Paula and the team work closely with their clients to provide a confidential, customer-driven solutions based service. Their goal is to make data protection and records management integral to business processes in order to reduce and mitigate the risk of non-compliance with the Data Protection Act 1998.
As an experienced solution finder, Paula supplies a tailored, focused, dynamic and supportive service to all her clients. Paula’s approach is to ensure that her clients are at the heart of everything she does and that successful solutions will be delivered to meet her clients' needs. Her ability to build robust sustainable relations with all her clients enables her clients to maintain data protection compliance moving forward. Paula’s experience in risk management, leadership and staff development in the field of data protection is widely known.
“Wright Hassall LLP has some excellent clients, including Orbit, Capgemini and Trident Reach."
The information governance library of strategies, policies, procedures can help your organisation manage the emerging issues in the field of privacy, mobile working, security and cloud computing. Paula delivers a bespoke, cost effective training service which is practical and makes use of the first data protection board game, which Paula helped create at Orbit Group Ltd. Paula uses computer and basketball games alongside many other training mechanisms which bring data protection to life.
Paula is experienced in working with small, medium and large private and public bodies and advises on:
- data protection
- information and records management
- information assurance and sharing
- the information governance and data protection implications of outsourcing and commercial contracts
- privacy impact assessments
- data protection and privacy statements
- data processing contract agreements
- training design and delivery
- marketing and data protection
- audits data protection and records management
- project management
- ICT security
- employment and data protection.
Paula delivers bespoke information governance training in-house. These workshops are tailored to each organisation's governance framework, can be applied to specific departments (e.g. marketing) or across departments and are priced to be extremely competitive.
Taking on data protection was a daunting task. But through the training, coaching and mentoring from Paula and her team I have found a passion for privacy and data protection.
Paula is an accredited member of the Chartered Institute of Housing