Meet Noemí Alonso Calvo

Partner - Spain & Switzerland

Noemí Alonso Calvo STRAND-NAC

Noemí is a Spanish-qualified lawyer with over 20 years of Privacy experience. Her experience within Privacy goes from heavily regulated sectors such as pharma, finance/banking, renewable energies, and telecommunications, to fashion, retail, the food industry, start-ups, mobile applications, AI, etc.

She started her career in top-tier Law Firms (Clifford Chance, DLA Piper, Allen & Overy) in Madrid. She then moved on to being an in-house EMEA Privacy Lawyer at Johnson & Johnson in Madrid, Global Privacy Head of Research & Development at Novartis/Sandoz Biopharma in Munich, Global Chief Privacy Officer at Deliveroo in London and Global Senior Director of Privacy at BluebirdBio in Zürich.

She´s a lawyer with a Masters in Business Law from the University of Navarra and a Superior Program on Telecoms, Audiovisual Services and New Technologies´ Law, from Instituto de Empresa.

She speaks 6 languages and has lived in Spain (country of origin), the USA (Miami), Germany (Munich), the UK (London) and Switzerland (Zürich).

She obtained her CIPP/E certification from the IAPP in November 2011 and also her CCEP-I certification from the SCCE in August 2012.

She´s a frequent speaker at Privacy events, such as IAPP Conferences, webinars, etc. and has published multiple articles in specialized Privacy publications, such as DataGuidance, Nymity and Exterro.