Scott Sammons

GDPR Implementation Lead

Scott has been Chair of the Information & Records Management Society (IRMS) since May 2016 and leads a volunteer team running one of the leading membership bodies for information professionals in the UK. The IRMS now has over 1500 members across the UK and Ireland offering professional development and benefits to all those engaged in the use and management of information and records. Scott has worked across various sectors over the last 10 years supporting various Information Governance initiatives. Since April of this year, Scott has been an independent consultant working with and training a wide range of organisations on their Data Protection and IG challenges having spent the last 2 years support a large county council implement GDPR. Scott chaired our Data Protection summit last year as Chair of the IRMS and is very much a self-professed Data Protection Geek. You can follow him on Twitter at @privacyminion and you can follow the IRMS at @IRMSociety.