Our practical implementation consultants can help you figure out how to address the challenges you face – and then work alongside you to deliver your action plan.

Our team is made up of qualified data protection professionals with extensive practical data protection compliance experience. We understand the law and how to translate it into organisational reality in a way that is both compliant and aligned to your goals and priorities.

While we are based in the UK and specialise in UK data protection law, we also have experience in delivering data protection consultancy services worldwide.

We can help you with compliance consultancy services including for the following:

  • UK GDPR and EU GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation).
  • DPA (Data Protection Act) 2018.
  • DPDI Bill (Data Protection and Digital Information Act).
  • PECR (Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations).
  • Website cookies.

Meet the team

Louise Brooks

Louise Brooks

Head of Data Protection Consultancy

Louise is a qualified solicitor turned DPO (data protection officer) who brilliantly leads the development and delivery of our data protection consultancy services. She is the subject matter expert for DQM GRC’s clients and advises internal teams within our group companies.

Read more about Louise’s experience on her LinkedIn profile.

Mark James

Mark James

Data Protection Consultant

Mark is an award-winning, trusted GDPR advisor, trainer and DPO. His experience includes working for The Salvation Army. Mark has delivered data protection consultancy projects for many happy clients.

Read more about Mark’s experience on his LinkedIn profile.

View our full suite of data protection consultancy services and solutions below

GDPR Gap Analysis Service

Do you know which data protection issues you should be focusing on?

Our GDPR Gap Analysis Service is a robust assessment of your assurance levels using our proprietary GDPR RADAR™ tool. This tool assesses whether your assurance levels are appropriate for your organisation, given its unique data protection context.


GDPR Cookie Compliance Service

Is your approach to cookies compliant and effective?

This assessment will highlight any cookies on your site with known risks, and provide key recommendations that will ensure your web pages and cookie operations are compliant with the GDPR.


Interim and seconded consultancy

Could your privacy team use another pair of experienced hands?

Interim and secondment consultants integrate into your team, reporting directly to you – but without adding to your headcount. Our qualified and experienced consultants can work directly with you to provide hands-on support when you need it most.

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Bespoke consultancy

Do you need expert help with a specific project?

Our bespoke consultancy solutions are designed for each individual client, drawing on all the skills and experience available to us. Our team will work with you to understand your specific requirements and design a project to meet your needs.

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AI and Data Protection Consultancy Services

As organisations look to improve efficiency by integrating AI solutions, they must continue to adhere to data protection principles. Our services offer advice and support while organisations integrate services such as Microsoft Copilot, HubSpot AI and Otter.

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Privacy by design

Do you know how to protect data by design and by default? The law requires organisations to ensure from the very start of a project that data will be protected by design and by default.

We can train your project and development teams to incorporate privacy by design requirements into projects in a way that both complies with the law and improves the projects.

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International Data Transfer Assessment

Since Brexit, things have changed. Do you have everything in place to keep your data flowing? Do you need to appoint local representatives in the EU and/or UK and identify a new lead supervisory authority?

Our International Data Transfer Assessment covers the three key actions, and around 150 supporting smaller tasks, required to keep your data flowing following Brexit.

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