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American companies and GDPR – Can one take “GDPR compliance” at face value?

The bottom line, I think, is that (regardless of GDPR and its jurisdiction) a mutable company can’t afford to have a breakdown of trust with its customers and other stakeholders – as Facebook is discovering. GDPR may simply be a catalyst for bringing data-related trust issues to the surface.

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What Facebook’s troubles teach us

On Monday April 9th 2018, individual Facebook users learnt whether their own personal data was caught up in the haul of 87 million accounts harvested by Cambridge Analytica. Aleksandr Kogan’s thisisyourdigitallife app at the centre of the scandal was downloaded by ‘just’ 270,000 people, but – by exploiting Facebook’s T&Cs...

HealthTech: Things are Looking App

Could treating our bodies like cars reduce healthcare costs by 80%?

Technology, Digital and Change Recruiter La Fosse Associates recently interviewed Rabin Yaghoubi, former Chief Commercial Officer for Babylon Health and ex-director of Google. Rabin discusses innovation in the healthcare space, why disruption is slow but substantial, and how the UK could soon emerge as HealthTech’s leading global player.