Catherine Castaldo is a partner in the firm’s Tech & Data Group. She is a proven c-suite executive with front-line data breach and incident response, cybersecurity, data privacy, information security, data governance, intellectual property and critical business information, investigations and regulatory matters.
Catherine is a business-driven, resourceful attorney with a strong science, technology, and financial services background and more than 15 years of experience as a leader and trusted advisor to senior management and key stakeholders. She is a collaborative partner who builds close relationships and trust across business units and holds demonstrated leadership experience across a complex global environment.
Prior to joining Reed Smith, Catherine was the Vice President & Global Chief Privacy Officer, and Global Data Protection Officer at Nuance Communications in Boston, MA. She also previously served as the Global Chief Privacy & Data Protection Counsel at GE Capital.
The rise of cyber threats in today's digital age has exposed businesses to potential legal and regulatory risks. Although IT departments have been assigned budgets to manage organizational and customer data, IT professionals often lack the required e...