Could Your AI (Artificial Intelligence) Machines Land You in Trouble?

Written by EO Executives on Sep 13, 2017

Szu Hill, EO Executives – VP & C-Suite exec search, 13th September 2017

In AI-proliferated industries, one of the biggest immediate minefield for the C-Suite is perhaps the GDPR implications in data collection & processing by AI entities.  When AI entities used by your organisation collect vast amounts of data, either:

  • via impersonal acquisition of such data via the Internet of Things (such as sensors or trackers), or,
  • via more personal interactions with customers - e.g. through chatbots in automated online banking transactions, or through an Alexa-like AI customer assistant when purchasing goods via an e-commerce platform,

… we have to ask if all the information collected about the customer has been obtained in a
GDPR-compliant manner?  And when that data has been collected, how will it be ensured that it will be legally processed so that it doesn’t infringe the customer’s data privacy or consumer rights? 

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How Would You Like to Pay a 4% Penalty on All Business Turnover?

Written by EO Executives on Mar 31, 2017

http://www.executivesonline.co.uk/en/practice-areas/disciplines/gdpr-recruitment/The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018. The maximum penalty is 4% of turnover. Yes turnover ! BREXIT does not change anything.

If your business is subject to the Data Protection Act, it is likely that you will also be subject to the GDPR.

EO Executives have been busy working with some of the largest European- wide organisations supporting them with specialist GDPR expertise and Programme management.

For more information, please click herehttp://www.executivesonline.co.uk/en/practice-areas/disciplines/gdpr-recruitment/

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5 Things You Need To Know About GDPR

Written by EO Executives on Mar 27, 2017

Friday 25th May 2018 is a day that sticks in the mind of anyone who has come across the letters GDPR. So, what does General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) mean to business and what do we have to do?


EO Executives have been busy working with some of the largest European wide organisations supporting them with specialist GDPR subject matter expertise and Programme Management support.

We thought we’d share our observations…

Firstly, who does this apply to?

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