Over the next few months, before the May 25th implementation of the new GDPR regulations, this page will be updated with useful information about de Poel’s polices and practices. Should you have a query regarding de Poel’s GDPR compliance please email our GDPR project team: GDPR2018@depoel.co.uk.


Third Party Data Processor Suppliers

Third Party Data Processor Suppliers: de Poel only works with third party data processor suppliers who we feel confident are able to meet the highest possible data security standards. In accordance with the transparency requirements under the forthcoming GDPR regulations these include our:

Cloud based hosting provider: AWS (https://aws.amazon.com/blogs/security/all-aws-services-gdpr-ready/)

Email marketing provider: Mailchimp (https://kb.mailchimp.com/accounts/management/about-mailchimp-the-eu-swiss-privacy-shield-and-the-gdpr)

Chaffinch: Document Storage (https://www.chaffinchdocument.co.uk/gdpr/gdpr-and-shredding)

Shred It: Document Destruction (https://www.shredit.co.uk/en-gb/resource-centre/videos/shred-it-secure-shredding-services-process)

Support System: Zendesk (https://www.zendesk.com/company/customers-partners/eu-data-protection)

Survey Tool: Smart Survey (https://www.smartsurvey.co.uk/gdpr-checker)


Data Protection Officer

We are pleased to share the news of our appointment of Alexandra Nathanson to the position of GDPR Data Protection Officer. Alex completed the Bar Professional Training Course in 2013 and was called to the Bar in 2014. Before joining de Poel’s legal department she worked for the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner of Staffordshire. Alex heads up our GDPR project team comprised of in-house experts and champions across our operations, technology, HR, marketing, audit and finance teams, and is additionally supported by Irwin Mitchell – the leading employment law and data protection experts.