John Culkin, Director of Information Management, features in Business Today

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John Culkin, Director of Information Management, features in Business Today
    John Culkin, Director of Information
    Management

High-level discussions on the new EU General Data Protection Regulation are set to begin and the legislation is predicted to be in place by 2017.

In this article, John Culkin, Crown’s Director of Information Management, discusses the “right to be forgotten”, and whether UK businesses are truly ready for what lies ahead in a new data world.

And there are some hurdles to clear! Data will need to be accessible, searchable and editable – a major challenge for the banking and public sectors. John also highlights that the Regulation will apply to both digitally-stored and paper data – a challenge for all!

By adopting basic principles of data collection, storage and destruction, John reveals the five key areas in which businesses can prepare.

Click here to read the article in full and discover the steps which will place organizations in good stead for when the new EU Data Protection Regulation finally becomes enshrined in law.

In addition, click here to read our Perspectives white paper: “Leaving the digital Stone Age behind: How to prepare for the EU General Data Protection Regulation”.