James (Jim) Gregoire is a Director in the Privacy & Cybersecurity practice at Fenwick & West. He has more than a dozen years’ experience in strategy, operations, risk, and compliance. Jim has advised clients from technology, financial, retail, and healthcare industries on risk management and compliance matters, including especially those related to data privacy and security. Jim’s recent experience includes helping clients to prepare for the European Union General Data Protection Regulation, creating data flow maps to assist with data inventory and risk identification, evaluating privacy programs against the AICPA’s Generally Accepted Privacy Principles, and assessing compliance with FTC consent order requirements.
Prior to joining Fenwick & West, Jim was a Senior Principal at Promontory Financial Group, a global consulting firm, where he helped clients to develop and strengthen their privacy and information security programs. He also led the development of an innovative, game-based compliance training platform.
Jim is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) and received his B.S.B.A in Finance and International Business from Georgetown University and his M.B.A from the Wharton School of Business.