“Where you find yourself in trouble is if something has already been built and you need to go back and fix it.”

Neal Cohen, Director of Privacy at Onfido, talks with Karima Noren, Co-Founder of the Privacy Compliance Hub, about his relationship with the engineers and product managers developing his company’s ID verification software. They discuss the importance of educating colleagues and winning allies to help develop that all-important culture of compliance. The duo also explore how legal and privacy interact as functions and Neal shares his reflections on Onfido’s participation in the ICO sandbox programme.

“The more I’ve interacted externally with government and regulators, the more receptive I’ve found them to be. They want to have that interaction and come to the table.”