John G. Bates, JD, CIPP/US, CIPP/E, Manager within EY’s Cyber Strategy, Assessment, and Compliance program
John G. Bates was formerly Senior Counsel of the partner ecosystem at DocuSign. He was General Counsel and CISO for Clarity Insights (Accenture) in Chicago, IL. He has led legal, risk, IT security, data governance, and compliance programs and has successfully completed HITRUST and ISO 27001 certification projects.
Mr. Bates has spoken at numerous events including ISC² Security Congress, Association of Corporate Counsel Annual Meeting, ACC Cybersecurity Summit, ACC Chicago Summit, ACC Philadelphia Summit, Chicago Bar Association, and local ACC chapters.
Mr. Bates received a BA in Philosophy from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign and JD from IIT Chicago-Kent College of Law.