Barbara Cosgrove

PCO20 | Barbara Cosgrove
Vice President & Chief Privacy Officer

Barbara Cosgrove is vice president, chief privacy officer at Workday, and is responsible for oversight of Workday’s global data privacy and data ethics.

Barbara has extensive expertise in leading international data protection compliance programs, including the implementation of technology compliance standards, ethical codes of conducts, and privacy-by-design frameworks. She has also served as the chief security officer for Workday.

Prior to joining Workday, Barbara led various compliance programs within Kaiser Permanente and PeopleSoft. Barbara holds a Juris Doctor degree from Widener Law School and a bachelor’s degree from Pennsylvania State University.


29 Sep 2020

10:25 — 11:00

Main Stage

Panel Discussion


Codes of Conduct – The Solution for third country data transfer

  • Barbara Cosgrove, Vice President & Chief Privacy Officer, Workday
  • Nathaly Rey, Head of Data Protection, Public Policy & Government Relations EMEA, Google Cloud
  • David Stevens, Chairman, Belgian Data Protection Authority (DPA)
  • Hilary Wandall, SVP Privacy Intelligence and General Counsel, TrustArc Inc.
  • Jörn Wittmann, Managing Director, Self and Co-Regulation for an Optimized Policy Environment in Europe