Insight

Cross border data transfers

What it means for US organizations & how they manage European personal data

Orson Lucas

Orson Lucas

Principal, Advisory, Cyber Security Services, KPMG US

+1 704-502-1067

Steven Stein

Steven Stein

Principal, Cyber Security Services, KPMG US

+1 312-665-3181

Common client challenges on cross border data transfers include:

  • Large volumes of data transfer and data sharing activities not reflective of current transfer and sharing environment
  • Safeguards not documented to protect the transfer activities
  • Data quality issues in existing data mapping/transfer inventories
  • Complexity in determination of defensible prioritization basis and associated analysis
  • Global transfers trigger multiple jurisdictional regulations
  • Internal transfers and third party transfers are affected