Jussi Leppälä

Data Privacy Officer at Valmet Oyj

His previous privacy positions include Huawei, Microsoft Mobile, and Nokia IT.

His experience includes driving company internal privacy initiatives, conducting Privacy Impact Assessments, writing privacy notices for applications, training global staff, and giving privacy presentations to both internal and external stakeholders. His areas of interest include GDPR compliance, data anonymization, and Privacy by Design.

Jussi holds a Fellow of Information Privacy (FIP) designation from IAPP, as well as CIPP/E, CIPM, and CIPT certifications. In addition to privacy, he is experienced in technical security, quality assessment, auditing, SW development, as well as people and program management. He obtained his Master’s Degree in Engineering majoring in Operations Research and Computer Sciences from the Helsinki University of Technology.

My Sessions

Mechanics of fairness


This session explores issues around accountability, transparency and fairness around our data. By looking at both trends and norms in respecting rights, we will explore the questions around our data and the potentials for it, with respect to redefining how accountability functions and how algorithms are used. Algorithmic fairness meets the GDPR Jussi Leppälä, Valmet […]

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