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Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) has been exclusively retained by Vontier Corporation to conduct a search for a Senior Counsel – Privacy and Data Protection. Our client is an equal opportunity employer.
Overview: The Senior Counsel – Privacy and Data Protection will develop and lead Vontier’s global data protection and privacy program to ensure full compliance of business processes and practices with current and forthcoming privacy-related laws and regulations globally, including, but not limited to GDPR.
Company: In September 2019, Fortive announced its intention to separate into two independent, publicly traded companies. In January of this year, Fortive announced the name of the new company: Vontier Corporation. Vontier will include the well-known Fortive brands Gilbarco Veeder-Root, Matco Tools and Teletrac Navman. The transaction is expected to complete in the second half of 2020. Vontier is headquartered in Raleigh, North Carolina, and will employ approximately 8,400 people worldwide.
Compensation: Competitive base, bonus, and equity commensurate with experience.
Experience: The successful candidate will have a minimum of eight years of experience including a minimum of five years’ experience focusing primarily on data privacy law, with a focus on GDPR.
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina preferred OR European locations (UK).
Interested candidates please submit your resume (in MS Word) to Deborah Ben-Canaan and Joanna Herman at VSC@mlaglobal.com. Please do not contact the company directly; all resumes sent to Vontier will be routed to MLA for handling and will create delays.
About Major, Lindsey & Africa
Founded in 1982, Major, Lindsey & Africa (MLA) is the world's largest and most experienced legal search firm. Combining local market knowledge and a global recruiting network, MLA has earned recognition for its track record of successful General Counsel, Corporate Counsel, Partner, Associate and Law Firm Management placements. MLA also provides law firms and companies with highly-specialized legal professionals on project, interim and temporary-to-permanent hire basis. Committed to providing full service in response to the talent needs of its clients, MLA also provides executive search services through its affiliate, Allegis Partners. With offices throughout the U.S., Hong Kong, London, and Tokyo, MLA recruiters are dedicated to understanding and meeting client and candidate needs while maintaining the highest degree of professionalism and confidentiality. MLA considers every search a diversity search and has been committed to diversity in the law since its inception. For these reasons, MLA was voted "Best Legal Recruiter" by readers of The National Law Journal. To learn more about MLA, visit www.mlaglobal.com.
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