Husna Grimes

Senior Consultant

Husna has over 10 years of data protection experience, having qualified as a solicitor within Reed Smith’s media & technology team before subsequently moving to Channel 4. At Channel 4, Husna acted as principal contact for data protection matters, dealing with all aspects of day-to-day compliance with relevant data protection legislation. She also advised on several key projects at the broadcaster, including the development of Channel 4’s innovative data-driven advertising model, the launch of the 'Viewer Promise' and preparing for the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR).

Husna advises clients ranging from tech startups to investment firms to members of the global entrepreneurial community and is sought after for advice on GDPR compliance and advice as regards data protection generally. She has experience of establishing and implementing internal privacy compliance processes as well as providing structured and general awareness training on data protection issues. Husna is an IAPP Certified Information Privacy Professional/Europe (CIPP/E) and is studying for the Certificate in Privacy Management.



2012: International Association of Privacy Professionals, CIPP/E
2004-2005: Nottingham Law School, LPC
2000-2003: University of Warwick, Law LLB


2019 - present: Humphreys Law
2018 - present: Pure Privacy Consulting
2016: Reed Smith LLP
2009 - 2017: Channel Four Television Corporation
2007 - 2009: Reed Smith LLP
2005 - 2007: Richards Butler (merged in 2007 with Reed Smith LLP)

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