Dyann Heward Mills

CEO, HewardMills

Dyann Heward-Mills is a UK-qualified barrister and head of the Data Protection and Cyber Security Practice Group in Baker McKenzie's London office. Prior to joining the Firm, Dyann acted as senior privacy counsel to GE Capital, where she provided global support and advice on matters pertaining to privacy and data protection. Dyann is a non-executive board member for a technology start-up business that has developed an innovative data analytics tool to track and monitor the performance of recruitment activities. She is active in the Firm's BakerWomen, BakerEthnicity and BakerOpportunity initiatives and spearheads the Firm's Cyber Ready Girls initiative which aims to encourage more females into coding and wider tech roles. Dyann also supports School-Aid, a charity that promotes the advancement of education in disadvantaged schools and communities in Africa.


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