Claire de Schepper is Senior Director Legal & Compliance and Global Data Protection Officer for Lumileds. In the legal field for over 20 years and compliance for 10 years, she has expertise in legal, compliance, business integrity and data protection.
She is a seasoned and business-focused professional with broad experience as in-house counsel in an international business context and across multimedia, manufacturing & high-tech industries. She has a good understanding of a broad variety of topics in legal compliance and she is experienced in building and managing globally based legal teams and in developing and implementing global ethics & compliance programs. Claire has a pragmatic and commercial approach to legal issues and she likes to put focus on creating value and contributing to business objectives & strategies while at the same time mitigating risk and ensuring compliance. She is a trusted advisor to executive management and business owners.
Claire holds two law degrees: she earned a degree in Civil Law from Utrecht University in the Netherlands in 1995, as well as a law degree in Financial Law from Rotterdam based Erasmus University in 2007. She is a certified data protection professional (CIPP/E) and also holds a Professional Company Secretary certificate from the Governance University in the Netherlands.
Before joining Lumileds, she worked for London stock exchange listed high-tech company Spectris plc for 8 years, initially as General Counsel & Head of Compliance for one of their operating companies in the Netherlands for 6 years and subsequently in their UK based HQ as Group Corporate Counsel. She enjoys what she is doing, and wants to continue in similar roles, preferably in full scope legal & compliance positions. She credits her success to working hard, with passion and dedication. She is looking forward to networking and connecting with other like-minded professionals, and to gaining the recognition and credibility of being a member.
International Society of Female Professionals VIP Member, Claire de Schepper, can be found on the Association Directory, where she is looking forward to networking with you.