Business Leaders Welcome EU Adoption of EU-U.S. Privacy Shield | Business Roundtable

Contact

  • General Inquiries
    202.872.1260
    info@brt.org
  • Mailing Address
    300 New Jersey Avenue, NW
    Suite 800
    Washington, D.C. 20001
  • Media Contact
    Rayna Valenti
    Director, Communications
    rvalenti@brt.org

Membership Contact
LeAnne Redick Wilson
Senior Vice President
​lwilson@brt.org

    

What is Business Roundtable

Business Roundtable (BRT) is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote sound public policy and a thriving U.S. economy.

More Than Leaders. Leadership.

Business Roundtable is an association of chief executive officers of leading U.S. companies working to promote a thriving economy and expanded opportunity for all Americans through sound public policy.

About BRT

Applaud EU and U.S. Action to Further Enable Trans-Atlantic Data Flows

Washington — Business Roundtable today applauded the adoption of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield by the European Union.

 “Business Roundtable CEOs welcome the adoption of the EU-U.S. Privacy Shield,” said Julie Sweet, Accenture CEO—North America and Chair of the Business Roundtable Technology, Internet and Innovation Committee. “We commend Secretary Pritzker, Commissioner Jourová and the other U.S. and EU officials who worked tirelessly to reach agreement. ”

“We look forward to swift implementation of the Privacy Shield and urge a continuing dialogue between the United States and the European Union on the important issue of trans-Atlantic data flows.”

To learn more about the Business Roundtable recommendations for global digital policy, click here.  

Earlier this year, Business Roundtable released a plan for stronger economic growth and job creation. For more information on the plan to create greater momentum for America, visit BRT.org/growth.

Growth Agenda

A Growth Plan for the U.S.

Business leaders are committed to working with government to foster a healthy business climate that creates opportunity for everyone in the U.S. We have identified attainable targets that will produce real, sustainable growth for our country.

Continue

Member Spotlight

President and Chief Executive Officer
Edison International