Stephen Latham

Data Protection Programme Manager

Stephen Latham is Data Protection Programme Manager as the Department for the Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (Defra). He is responsible for enabling Defra and 9 of its agencies to prepare for the changes to Data Protection legislation under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). He has over 25 years’ experience working in the Civil Service in information management roles including appointments at the Foreign and Commonwealth Office, the Department for International Development and HMRC. He has extensive experience of applying Data Protection legislation as well as other elements of Information Assurance including ISO 27001.