Our Team

Our Team

Our consultant team has extensive experience of operational management gained in some of the leading global Executive Search and Interim Management businesses. We also have specific expertise in Recruitment businesses and in-house recruitment teams.

Legal advice and support is provided by leading data privacy lawyers.

IT risk audit is provided by trusted IT providers who have track records in IT support and consultancy.

We’ve done all of the groundwork to help your business stay on top of the GDPR.

Over 200 businesses are using our toolkit or training in order to keep current on the GDPR.


Anna Wisdish

Director (Certified CIPP/E)

Anna has the leading role in helping ComplyGDPR's clients to adopt a practical data protection compliance strategy that suits the particular priorities, risks and scale of their business.

She has detailed understanding of compliance and data protection matters, coupled with hands-on experience of delivering strategic operational improvements.  She has a successful track record of operations director/COO and independent consultancy roles over many years, including for global executive search and recruitment firms.


Legal advisors

We are working with Elle Todd, a leading practitioner in global data protection law and a partner at international law firm Reed Smith. Elle has exceptional expertise in data protection and strategy from a global perspective.

Combined with ComplyGDPR's in depth knowledge of the Executive Search and Recruitment sectors, the result is that we have a set of tailored toolkits, guidance and resources that are specifically written to address compliance with the GDPR and DPA18 for these sectors.

Our toolkits and guidance are written jointly with our legal advisors.  Materials are continually updated to help keep our clients ahead of the growing responsibilities they are facing in relation to data protection compliance matters globally.


Helen Haddon

Founder and Advisor

Helen has many years experience of working in senior global operational roles at partner level at Egon Zehnder and Odgers Berndtson. She has been an independent consultant to a number of UK and global Executive Search firms in the past few years.

She has earned a reputation for her pragmatic approach to addressing operational issues in the executive search, interim management and recruitment sectors.

Helen has retired from ComplyGDPR's day-to-day business and now acts as as advisor.


IT Risk Audit

We work with a range of technology providers who have experience in working in the sector.

An IT Risk Audit provides insight into the specific IT security risks for Executive Search and Interim Management firms. Our selected technology partners are uniquely placed to provide a state of the art IT Risk Audit and advise you on the best route to secure your data and systems.