Data management: the art of deletion

Jasmit Sagoo, Senior Director, Head of Technology UK & Ireland at Veritas Technologies, discusses the role of the data protection officer (DPO) in data deletion.

The advent of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) may not have been the catalyst for change many had hoped for, but we shouldn’t write it off just yet. This year, the newly-empowered ICO has levied fines in excess of £300 million against companies for breaching data protection law. GDPR has teeth, and organisations mustn’t ignore them.