The Echo: Uncertainty across businesses around data protection


76% of businesses have experienced growing uncertainty across the data protection spectrum over the last 12 months with no signs of this abating. This is according to a new survey  from the Association of Compliance Officers Ireland (ACOI) released for World Data Protection Day.

The survey of more than 250 organisations throughout the country – answered by ACOI members with responsibility for compliance in financial and other organisations, sought to assess views surrounding Ireland’s data protection landscape for 2021.