Meet the members of CGI's management

David Arnaud

Arnaud David - Vice-President, Chief Data Protection Officer

Arnaud David joined CGI in 2016 as Vice-President, Chief Data Protection Officer and a member of the CGI corporate legal team. He is responsible for overseeing all matters related to CGI’s data protection program, including developing privacy policies and processes to protect the data of both CGI clients and members in accordance with privacy regulations.

Previously, Arnaud was Senior Counsel for Microsoft, where he handled privacy, security and cybersecurity matters related to innovative technologies (e.g., cloud computing, big data and Internet of Things). He also was an associate at Baker McKenzie, one of the largest international law firms in the world, and at August Debouzy, one of France’s leading law firms. At each firm, he provided legal advice to local and international IT and non-IT oriented businesses with respect to commercial and data protection issues.

Arnaud is a member of the French Paris Bar and holds a bachelor’s and master’s degree in Commercial Law from Paris Pantheon-Sorbonne University.