Darren A. Bowie is the Chief Privacy Officer and Assistant General Counsel at American International Group, Inc. (AIG). Mr. Bowie is responsible for developing and managing AIG's global privacy program and advising AIG and its businesses on privacy and data security legal and compliance matters.
Before joining AIG, Darren served as Legal Director for North America at Nokia, where he managed the legal group that supports Nokia's business in the United States and Canada. Prior to Nokia, Mr. Bowie was Assistant General Counsel at AOL. Mr. Bowie began his career at the Federal Trade Commission, where he served in a number of positions, including as legal advisor to Chairman Timothy J. Muris. Mr. Bowie is a recipient of the FTC Distinguished Service Award and the FTC Louis D. Brandeis Outstanding Litigator Award.
Mr. Bowie graduated from the University of Pennsylvania Law School, where he was an editor of the Journal of International Business Law. He graduated with high honors from the College of William and Mary, where he was a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
Mr. Bowie is a member of the New York City Bar Association Consumer Affairs Committee. He also is a member of the Board of Directors of the Westchester County, New York-Southern Connecticut chapter of the Association of Corporate Counsel. He was a contributor to Consumer Protection Law Developments (ABA Section of Antitrust Law 2009), and an editor of FTC Practice and Procedure Manual (ABA Section of Antitrust Law 2007). Mr. Bowie is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP).