Alan Martin

Director
Data Protection Advice Ltd

Alan Martin is the lead for information compliance at the University of Kent and previously at Thanet District Council.  Working in the public sector since 2005, he has gained extensive experience in dealing with the challenges presented by the complex legislative environment.  This includes creating policy and strategy, conducting information audits, managing information requests and helping ensure the University is compliant with the GDPR.  He is qualified both as a Data Protection and a Freedom of Information Practitioner and is a long-term member of the Information and Records Management Society.  In January, Alan will be leaving the University of Kent to concentrate on his private practice, Data Protection Advice Ltd.