Hugh Stevenson

Federal Trade Commission

Hugh is the U.S. Federal Trade Commission’s Deputy Director for International Consumer Protection. He currently chairs the OECD’s committee on consumer policy, and from 2008 to 2016 served as the U.S. vice chair of the OECD’s working party on data security and privacy. Hugh represented the FTC in negotiating and implementing the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield Framework, and earlier coordinated FTC work on the 2006 U.S. SAFE WEB Act on international enforcement cooperation. He has taught comparative U.S./EU privacy law as an adjunct professor at Georgetown University Law Center.