Alfredo Della Monica is the Vice President & Senior Counsel in the Legal Privacy Team at American Express. Alfredo is based in NYC and responsible for advising on US privacy issues and he continues to have a limited oversight role with regard to EMEA privacy and data security matters, which he led in the last 5 years. As a subject matter expert, Alfredo has a horizontal view of issues cutting across the different line of businesses and he always works hand-in-hand with other legal colleagues to provide assistance on highly complicated - and cross country - privacy issues.
Prior to joining American Express, Alfredo was an associate at Cleary Gottlieb in Rome and he also worked as intern at the Italian Antitrust Authority and the Federal Trade Commission.
Alfredo graduated summa cum laude at the Law School of the University of Napoli “Federico II” in ’02. He further completed the European LL.M. degree at the College of Europe (Bruges) in ’06 and also graduated with an LL.M. from Columbia Law School in New York in ‘07. Alfredo holds a post-graduate diploma in computer forensics from the University of Milan. He speaks regularly at conferences and privacy events around Europe. Alfredo also published a few articles on privacy and digital issues such as “the corporate mailbox” and “the online advertisement revolution”. He is a member of the American Express Privacy Board and the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP).
Alfredo is a native Italian speaker, fluent in English, French and with a basic knowledge of Spanish.