CEO, Big Brother Watch
Renate Samson


Renate Samson is the Chief Executive of Big Brother Watch, a civil liberties campaign group  founded in 2009 to expose the scale of the surveillance state and educate about control over personal data.  She was previously Chief of Staff to David Davis MP, with whom she worked for five years, predominantly on his civil liberties campaigns. Before working in Parliament, she made television documentaries for the BBC, ITV, Sky and other international broadcasters. She has a particular interest in connected technologies and the impact digital citizenry has on society.