A leading privacy expert has been awarded the designation 'Fellow of Information Privacy' (FIP). Jamal Ahmed, founder of Kazient Privacy Experts based in London, was recognised by the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) as a leader in data privacy this month.
Ahmed is the first Bangladeshi to be awarded the Fellow of Information Privacy and joins a highly select group of professionals worldwide who hold the FIP designation.
The IAPP has strict criteria for awarding the Fellow of Information Privacy designation and requires achieving at least two IAPP credentials including Certified Information Privacy Manager (CIPM) status, considerable on the job experience and recommendations from other privacy professionals. Being awarded the FIP demonstrates a comprehensive knowledge of privacy laws, privacy program management and essential data protection practices.
Ahmed founded Kazient Privacy Experts in 2014 to help businesses understand and comply with data protection and privacy regulations 'in a language you understand’. Kazient has received regular positive media coverage across Europe and the US and was recently been shortlisted for the British Business Awards 2019.
"‘I'm sincerely humbled and would like to thank the IAPP for recognising me with this award,” said Ahmed, “It’s an honour to be appointed Fellow of Information Privacy and I am pleased that the work I do for clients at Kazient is being recognised for its expertise."
The IAPP is the largest and most comprehensive global information privacy community that helps define, support and improve the privacy profession worldwide.
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