Biography

Deb Hampson is Cigna's Chief Privacy Officer, Chief Ethics Officer and Managing Counsel. In these roles, Deb is responsible for Cigna's domestic privacy program and ethics program. In addition, she is Cigna's lead cybersecurity counsel.

Prior to joining Cigna four years ago, Deb spent 28 years at The Hartford where she held several business and legal roles before retiring in 2013. While in The Hartford’s legal department Deb assumed roles with increasing responsibility and supported various business areas and legal issues including: group benefits, corporate owned life insurance, reinsurance and anti-trust. At one point in her career, Deb was the Chief Compliance Officer of The Hartford’s Life Company. Deb’s final role at The Hartford was the head of its Privacy Office where she implemented The Harford’s privacy program.

Deb is a frequent guest speaker and panelist at industry and continuing legal education events on the topic of data privacy and security. She is also a 200 hour registered yoga teacher and a level one certified medicinal aroma therapist. Deb received both her BA and JD from the University of Connecticut, but since her youngest daughter began attending The University of Alabama it is no longer Go Huskies, but rather it is Roll Tide.