Laura Weiss is the Vice President of Global Privacy at Prudential Financial, Inc., where she is responsible for the development and execution of the company’s privacy and data protection strategy and provides direction for its cross functional global program. Prior to her role at Prudential, Laura spent five years in the Privacy Office at American Express where, among other things, she ensured that privacy was embedded into American Express’ digital initiatives and partnerships. Before embarking on a career in Privacy, Laura practiced as a Corporate Restructuring attorney.
Laura holds the Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/US) and Certified Information Privacy Technologist (CIPT) credentials from the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and most recently joined its Education Advisory Board. Laura received her B.A. from the George Washington University (magna cum laude) and her J.D. from the Cardozo School of Law (cum laude). Laura is a member of the New York State Bar Association.