14:00 uur 13-04-2021

Auth0 benoemt Lucy McGrath tot Vice President Privacy

           Voormalig directeur van Thermo Fisher Scientific en NBCUniversal leidt wereldwijde privacyprogramma’s van Auth0

BELLEVUE, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Auth0, het identiteitsplatform voor applicatieteams, heeft Lucy McGrath benoemd als eerste vicepresident Privacy van het bedrijf. McGrath is een internationale pleitbezorgster van privacy. Zij is er in haar nieuwe rol verantwoordelijk voor dat Auth0 en zijn klanten dynamische privacy-uitdagingen kunnen blijven oplossen en gebruikers kunnen blijven beschermen.

McGrath heeft twintig jaar ervaring in dataprivacy bij Fortune 500-merken, waaronder Thermo Fisher Scientific, Promontory Financial Group (een IBM-bedrijf), NBCUniversal, Salesforce en TJX Europe. Als vicepresident Privacy van Auth0 gaat ze de wereldwijde dataprivacyprogramma’s leiden, privacy-by-design-principes verder inbedden in de producten en processen van Auth0 en werkt ze aan het vormgeven van een privacycultuur binnen het bedrijf en voor klanten. McGrath is afgestudeerd in informatierecht en gegevensbescherming en werkt vanuit Londen.

Auth0 Appoints Lucy McGrath as Vice President of Privacy

Former Thermo Fisher Scientific and NBCUniversal executive leads Auth0’s global privacy programs

BELLEVUE, Wash.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Auth0, the identity platform for application teams, today announced that Lucy McGrath has been appointed as the company’s first Vice President of Privacy. McGrath is an international data privacy lawyer and will be responsible for enabling Auth0 and its customers to continue to solve dynamic privacy challenges and protect the users and other humans impacted by their work.

McGrath has 20 years of diverse data privacy experience working with Fortune 500 brands, including Thermo Fisher Scientific, Promontory Financial Group (an IBM Company), NBCUniversal, Salesforce, and TJX Europe. As Auth0’s VP of Privacy, she will lead global data privacy programs, further embed privacy-by-design principles into Auth0’s products and processes, and continue to shape a culture of privacy for the company and its customers. McGrath holds degrees in science and law with an LLM in information law and data protection, and is based in London.

“Identity management and privacy are without a doubt intertwined, because identity is about people,” said Eugenio Pace, CEO and co-founder of Auth0. “Lucy’s deep privacy expertise and ethos of putting the human at the core of everything she does is a huge asset to Auth0 and our customers who are navigating the complex global data privacy landscape.”

According to Cisco’s 2021 Data Privacy Benchmark Study, sentiment toward privacy laws is overwhelmingly positive, and investing in privacy makes companies more innovative and attractive among consumers. McGrath will help reinforce the link between privacy and identity management, and empower Auth0 customers to innovate in compliance with existing and emerging global regulations such as GDPR, CCPA and U.S. state privacy laws, Brazil’s LGPD, and Japan’s APPI.

“It was clear from Auth0’s values that the company cares about human beings—which is what drew me to this role. The opportunity to connect with and support an increasing number of customers across diverse sectors and regions is very exciting,” said McGrath. “Privacy is dynamic, and a big part of my role is enablement for our employees and customers to manage risk and respond to the pace of change. I’m lucky to be working with an innovative, important technology, while preserving the dignity and respect of the employees, customers, and partners who are a part of Auth0.”

About Auth0

Auth0 provides a platform to authenticate, authorize, and secure access for applications, devices, and users. Security and application teams rely on Auth0’s simplicity, extensibility, and expertise to make identity work for everyone. Safeguarding billions of login transactions each month, Auth0 secures identities so innovators can innovate, and empowers global enterprises to deliver trusted, superior digital experiences to their customers around the world.

For more information, visit https://auth0.com or follow @auth0 on Twitter.


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