Elena Elkina

Co-Founder, Women in Security and Privacy

Elena Elkina is a Co-Founder and Partner at Aleada Consulting, advising clients on privacy, data protection and information security issues. During her 20-year legal career, she has worked with financial and healthcare institutions, software companies, major law firms and the government sector on international and domestic levels. Over the past decade, she has focused on creating global data protection programs. She has worked closely with business teams to build cloud, web and mobile consumer and business products across the globe. Elkina is a Co-Founder and board member for Women in Security and Privacy (WISP), a nonprofit organization that aims to advance women in the privacy and security. She has a law degree from the University of Russian Academy of Education and an LLM degree from Berkeley Law School.