President, Centre for Information Policy Leadership
Ms. Bellamy is the President of Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP's Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL), a preeminent global information policy think tank located in Washington, DC, London and Brussels. With more than 20 years of experience and deep knowledge of global data privacy and cybersecurity law, compliance and policy, she has a proven industry record in designing strategy, and building and managing data privacy compliance programs.
Currently, Ms. Bellamy sits on the Datum Future Advisory Board, the Internet Commission Advisory Board and the OECD’s Privacy Guidelines Expert Group. She participates in many industry groups and is a regular speaker at international privacy and data security conferences. Ms. Bellamy was also the recipient of the 2019 International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) Vanguard Award, which recognizes privacy professionals for outstanding leadership, knowledge and creativity in the field of privacy and data protection.
Prior to joining CIPL, Ms. Bellamy served for 12 years as the Global Director of Data Privacy at Accenture and worked for eight years as Principal Consultant with Privacy Laws and Business. She was elected Chair of the IAPP from 2011-2012 and served as a Board member from 2008-2013.
Ms. Bellamy holds LLM degrees in European Union Law from the European University Institute and International Law from the University of Belgrade, a Diploma of Advanced European Legal Studies, European Union Law, from the College of Europe, and a JD from the University of Belgrade.