José Alejandro Bermúdez

Bermudez Durana Abogados

Currently a partner at Bermudez Durana Abogados, a boutique Privacy, Competition and Consumer Protection firm, José was the inaugural Data Protection Superintendent in Colombia at the Superintendency of Industry and Commerce (SIC) (2012- 2015) and promoter of the Colombian Accountability Guidelines. He was a member of the Governmental commission appointed to draft the Colombian Data Protection Law and its secondary regulations, member of the Colombian OECD Accession Mission (privacy and digital economy), and served as a member of the Executive Committee of the Ibero-American Network of Data Protection (RIPD). Jose is currently LatAm Advisor at the Centre for Information Policy Leadership (CIPL), member of GECTI at Universidad de Los Andes and Colombian co-chair for the Asociación Latinoamericana de Privacidad (ALAP).