Stewart Room

Joint Global Data Protection Leader; Global Legal Services Leader; UK Data Protection National Lead

Stewart Room, CIPP/E, is a partner at PwC LLP. He is the global leader of the cyber security and data protection legal services practice, the joint global leader of the multi-disciplinary data protection practice, and the UK data protection practice leader. He has more than 25 years of experience as a Barrister and Solicitor, focusing for the majority of this time on data, technology and communications.

Stewart specialises in the field of data protection. information management and cyber security, including programme design and delivery, the commercial exploitation of data, the security of data, regulatory investigations and litigation arising from the misuse of data. He is rated as a leading individual in data protection by legal directory Chambers UK, who says he "is the kind of lawyer who inspires confidence" and "he is an excellent, first-rate, tactical lawyer.