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Brian Martin, Spitch UK Director U.K. & Ireland, has 17 years holding Senior Sales & Management positions focusing on banking technology and data management at Mysis, Thomson Reuters and various trading platform providers. He also has 15 years experience in trading multiple asset classes including Equities, FX, Repos and Futures at J.P. Morgan, Fidelity and MNB.

Can Voice Intelligence Technology Help With GDPR Compliance?

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on 25 May 2018, replacing the now-outdated Data Protection Act of 1998 (DPA). The GDPR is a unified piece of legislation, governing the activities of any organisation that handles or processes the personal data of individuals living in the EU. The regulation guarantees individuals more extensive rights over how their personal data is used: the right to be forgotten (as in, to request that an organisation delete the data it holds on an individual); the right to edit incorrect information; and the right to know what data an organisation has collected and in what way it will be used. Crucially, the GDPR makes data collection an opt-in decision to be made by the individual, meaning that organisations must specifically ask peopl...