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UK's EU data adequacy not threatened by reform, new ICO chief says

The UK government’s data protection reform plans should not disrupt data flows between the EU and the UK, the new head of the Information Commissioner’s Office has said.

John Edwards, speaking at a conference* in London today, said the UK government’s data reform agenda is not radical and should not pu

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Sam Clark


Sam has covered data privacy and security in the UK and Ireland for MLex since November 2021. He previously covered data protection for trade publication Global Data Review, as well as reporting on technology, media and telecoms businesses for S&P Global. He has a bachelor’s degree in history and a master’s degree in journalism, both from the University of Kent.

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