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Greg Reid

Managing Director

Professional Experience

Greg is a Managing Director in Protiviti’s Technical Consulting solution area and is also global leader of Protiviti’s data privacy practice. Greg has over 25 years of global management consulting experience across numerous industries and has worked and lived across the US, in the Asia Pacific, and in Europe.

He and his teams assist clients in planning, designing, and implementing effective privacy programs that meet the rigorous standards and obligations of the EU GDPR, HIPAA, FCRA, and the many US state-based privacy regulations, including CCPA. Greg has earned numerous certifications and a graduate law degree in the area of data privacy.

Greg also has extensive experience in digital transformation, information management, document management, information governance and technology, and organizational change management. He has earned over 15 US and global patents related to information and data and document management systems. Prior to joining Protiviti, Greg was a managing director at BDO LLP, a partner at Accenture, and a principal with EY. Greg is vice-chairman of the Association of Intelligent Information Management (AIIM)

Recent Major Projects

  • Data Protection Officer (DPO) for numerous, global companies, some with market caps of greater than $40B. Often interacting with and supporting requests from multiple EU-based data protection authorities during client investigations.
  • Led and supported the implementation of multiple, global privacy compliance programs for clients, working directly with the GC, CIO, CTO, and compliance leadership.
  • Led and supported large-scale data privacy analysis efforts across multiple industries and jurisdictions.

Areas of Expertise

  • Global Data Privacy Regulations
  • Effective Global Privacy Compliance Program Design and Implementation
  • Data and Information Management
  • Organizational Change Management
  • Global Program and Project Management

Industry Expertise

  • Pharmaceutical / Biotechnology
  • Hospitality
  • Software and Technology
  • Financial Services
  • Healthcare
  • Telecommunications
  • Insurance
  • Manufacturing
  • Airlines


  • MJ. Loyola University School of Law
  • MBA. University of Michigan
  • MS. Michigan State University
  • BS. Hope College

Professional Memberships and Certifications

  • CCB: CHPC​
  • ACEDS​