Robert S. Jett III (“Bob”) joined Crawford & Company just over 18 months ago and presently serves as Chief Privacy Officer and lead IT counsel. Bob currently also leads Crawford’s Global Incident Response Team and Workplace Reintegration Taskforce for COVID-19. Bob has more than 25 years of experience as a legal advisor and in-house counsel with multi-national organizations in the medical device, insurance and financial services industry and has worked closely with colleagues and issues related to Information Technology, Data Privacy and Protection, Information Security and Corporate Compliance functions. This has included the creation, implementation and maintenance of global compliance, incident response and data privacy programs and managing a privacy office for several global companies.
He holds a B.A. in both international relations and political science from Hobart College. He earned his Juris Doctor from the University of Baltimore School of Law. He is an active member of the Association of Corporate Counsel, the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP); Past President of the Global Leadership and Development Department Advisory Board of the University of Missouri at St. Louis and a member of the Maryland State Bar Association.