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Nelson Kiu

T: +44 20 7809 2173 M:+44 77 3648 9246 Email Nelson | vCard Office: London

Awards

IAPP CIPP/E certification

IAPP CIPP/E certification

Nelson Kiu Senior paralegal

Contact details

Nelson Kiu

Nelson Kiu
Senior paralegal

T: +44 20 7809 2173 M: +44 77 3648 9246 Email Nelson | vCard Office: London

Nelson is a senior paralegal in Stephenson Harwood’s international data protection practice and a qualified lawyer in Malaysia (Malaya and Sarawak). Nelson completed an LLM in Information Technology and Intellectual Property Law, with a focus on data protection law, at the University of East Anglia.
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He also holds Certified Information Privacy Professional Europe (CIPP/E), specialising in various aspects of UK and EU data protection and privacy laws.

Nelson advises on a full range of data protection and privacy matters, particularly in the context of M&A and private equity transactions, data subject access requests, international data transfers, cookies and direct marketing, and data protection compliance programmes. Nelson has previously completed a secondment at Transport UK Group (formerly Abellio), working on a group-wide data protection project.

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Private equity firms

Provides data protection advice to private equity firms on acquisitions of portfolio companies across different sectors in the UK such as IT and healthcare.

Humanitarian non-profit organisation

Advises and drafts the data transfer agreement and other documentations to facilitate the international data transfer of an international humanitarian non-profit-organisation.

Real estate management company

Advised and handled a complex data subject access request for a large real estate management company.

Transport UK Group (formerly Abellio)

Assisted Transport UK Group in a Group-wide data protection project involving multiple stakeholders, including drafting and implementing new policies and procedures.

Pension funds

Reviewed and advised on privacy notices and other data protection related policy documents for several pension funds.

Haircare and skincare product retail

Drafted a full suite of data protection policy documents for a consumer-facing retail company offering haircare and skincare products.

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Awards

IAPP CIPP/E certification

IAPP CIPP/E certification

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18 Mar 2024

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