Regional Information Security & Data Privacy Officer - EMEA
Texas Instruments, Germany
Ali Baccouche is the Information Security and Data Protection Officer for Texas Instruments. He is responsible for privacy compliance and information governance for the EMEA region. Ali is responsible for identifying Texas Instruments data strategy as an element of the company’s product and business strategy as well as for the management of privacy and data protection compliance and regulatory engagement.
Before joining Texas Instruments, Ali was at AXA for twelve years where he lead the security, business continuity and data privacy function for Germany delivering security and privacy advice to senior management such as undertaking risk assessments for various strategic business projects.
Prior to joining AXA, Ali worked at Cable & Wireless USA (now Vodafone) for four years as International Network Development Manager responsible for developing and implementing Cable & Wireless global network expansion and investment plans in Asia Pacific and South America.
Ali earned his Bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry with a minor in Physics from the University of Virginia and an MBA degree in Management Information Systems from George Mason University.
He is member of the IAPP and ISACA. He is also a regular speaker at conferences on a range of security and data privacy topics