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Gartner for IT Leaders Overview: The Chief Privacy Officer

Published: 01 October 2007

ID: G00151361

Analyst(s): Paul Proctor , Arabella Hallawell


The chief privacy officer's role is new for most enterprises. However, this function is increasingly being recognized as a critical one, with implications for virtually every area of the business.

Table Of Contents
  • Overview
  • Introduction
  • The CPO Defined
  • Current and Future Outlook
  • Privacy Activity Cycle and Privacy Manager's Role
  • Typical Organizational Structures
  • Role Description

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