Mark Chynoweth – General Manager
Mark has a wealth of leadership and management experience. Trained at the Royal Military Academy Sandhurst and with a Master’s Degree from Cranfield University, Mark runs the business and provides the management level interface with our customers. He manages our growing team of high quality Data Protection Officers who deliver RGDP’s services and he is also DPO to a number of RGDP’s customers.
Lesley Selbie – Data Protection Officer
Lesley is an experienced Data Protection Officer who has worked in Information Governance for over 10 years. In addition to delivering first class data protection advice and services, her experience and strong communication skills will also ensure that she quickly gains an understanding of your business.
Claire Beckley – Data Protection Officer
A former practising solicitor in England and Scotland, Claire has been working in the field of data protection and information governance for over 5 years. She holds a postgraduate certificate with distinction in data protection law and information governance and has much practical experience of how the regulations should be interpreted and applied. Her energy and strong communication skills ensure that she quickly gets to know and understand our customers and their data protection requirements.
Maura McAulay – Data Protection Officer
Educated to Masters degree level, Maura is a highly experienced Privacy, Information Security and Cyber Security professional who has worked in the Information Risk, Compliance and IT Security sector for over 15 years. Maura builds strong relationships with her customers enabling her to quickly develop an understanding of their business and then plan and deliver their data protection compliance requirements.
Paul Motion – Chair
Paul has been a qualified lawyer for 34 years. He is a Solicitor Advocate and one of the leading data protection practitioners in Scotland. He is a Partner in BTO Solicitors and heads up BTO’s highly regarded Data Protection team.
Tim Musson – Board Member
Tim is the founder and Managing Director of Computer Law Training Ltd. A former University lecturer, he provides expert support and training to organisations in areas of information security and data protection.
Alastair Dunn – Board Member
Alastair is a partner in BTO Solicitors LLP. He is an experienced corporate lawyer, renowned for his expertise in Mergers and Acquisitions and funding transactions, high level contractual matters and complex company disputes for both SME and international clients.