privacy chat

Balancing AI Innovation and Data Protection

a Chat with Salesforce’s Global Privacy Team Leader


In this Privacy Chat, Ed Britan, leader of Salesforce’s Global Privacy and Marketing Legal Team, will talk about managing a global legal team, how to achieve successful AI implementations, and challenges in striving for a balance between AI innovation and data protection, among others.

This event has limited seats, and it’s exclusively for and with privacy and compliance practitioners, so you will have the opportunity to ask your questions about privacy and compliance.

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Meet the speaker

Edward Britan

Senior Vice President, Global Privacy and Marketing Legal | Salesforce

Ed is an accomplished leader in the privacy, policy, and technology fields, with a wealth of experience and knowledge from various leadership roles. He leads Salesforce’s Global Privacy and Marketing Legal Team, where he and his team are responsible for building and overseeing the Salesforce privacy program to keep pace with the latest global developments in privacy and data protection regulations and legislation for Salesforce and its customers.  

Previously, Ed held leadership positions at Microsoft, where he worked on both the privacy and government affairs teams. He has been recognized for providing expert guidance on the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), California’s privacy laws, and comprehensive data protection and data sovereignty measures that have recently passed in many other U.S. states and foreign countries, including China, India, Japan, Brazil, Argentina, Russia, Canada, Kenya, and many others.  

Prior to joining Microsoft in 2014, Ed honed his skills as an attorney at Alston & Bird’s Washington D.C. office, where he specialized in privacy law and covered a diverse range of other legislative and public policy issues. He was part of a team led by former Senate Majority Leaders Bob Dole and Tom Daschle.

Meet the moderator

Patrick McKinney | MODERATOR

Security and Compliance focused Product Leader at Borneo

Patrick McKinney is a well-respected thought leader in the GRC community and has a stellar track record, having led large-scale compliance and security initiatives at both pre-IPO and post-IPO stages at Salesforce, Dropbox, and most recently at Coinbase.