Data Protection Officer , Institution of Engineering and Technology

Lesley Roe joined the Institution of Engineering and Technology (IET) just under 7 years ago, as a Compliance Officer, Lesley quickly became the ‘go to’ person for all things data protection and information security management.

Now acting as the IET’s full time Data Protection Officer (DPO), Lesley is passionate about providing practical advice and guidance which supports the IET’s overall aims to inspire, inform and influence the global engineering community, which in turn supports engineering a better world.

Raising awareness about the measures we can all take to protect data has become her mission both at the IET and the wider community; believing it’s all about the individual.