Pauline Wen is Senior Vice President and Chief Privacy Officer for 21st Century Fox, Inc. She oversees data privacy for 21st Century Fox, Inc. and its business units, such as the Fox Networks Group. She is CIPP/US certified.
Prior to joining 21st Century Fox, she was Senior Vice President, Chief Privacy Counsel for Viacom Media Networks, a division of Viacom International Inc., responsible for data privacy for VMN and its brands, such as MTV and Comedy Central, and prior to that role at VMN, she specialized in digital media law at VMN, negotiating deals and providing related advice in a variety of areas in the digital space, such as advertising technology, operations and sales.
Prior to joining VMN, she was Special Counsel at Fried Frank Harris Shriver and Jacobson LLP, where she specialized in intellectual property and technology law, handling a wide variety of matters for individuals and corporations. Prior to joining Fried Frank, she specialized in technology-related commercial litigation and intellectual property litigation at Friedman Siegelbaum LLP. Prior to becoming an attorney, she worked as a systems consultant and computer programmer at Deloitte & Touche LLP and its affiliate and AT&T Bell Laboratories.
She earned her J.D. from Rutgers Law School, Newark, and received a Bachelor of Science degree in Information Systems from Carnegie Mellon University. She is admitted to the Bars of New York and New Jersey.
In addition to membership in the International Association of Privacy Professionals, she is also a member of the Steering Committee of the Association of Corporate Counsel Greater New York’s Diversity Group.