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Héctor E. Guzmán Rodríguez


Head of Data Protection and Privacy

PHONE NUMBER: +52 (55) 5292 5232


Héctor E. Guzmán Rodríguez

Professional Experience

  • Bello, Gallardo, Bonequi y García, S.C., Associate since 2013
  • Ecix Group (Spain), Senior Associate, 2012-2013
  • Écija Abogados (Spain), Senior Associate, 2012
  • SIA Group (Spain), Senior Legal Consultant ICT , 2008-2012
  • Dufry AG (Switzerland ), Legal Consultant, 2006-2007
  • Bello, Guzmán, Morales y Tsuru, S.C. Partner, 2002-2006

Héctor Guzmán has provided international legal consulting services in personal data protection to BGBG Abogados for more than two years. His services include the elaboration and delivery of training courses on personal data protection, safety measures and cloud computing. In August 2013, he became the head of said area in BGBG Abogados.

Héctor Guzmám was the Chief Privacy Officer in the Spanish Ministry of Defense for a year, through the Communications and Information Technologies General Sub-director’s Office –Secretary of State for Defense. (Secretaría de Estado de Defensa).

Héctor Guzmán has provided legal consulting services in personal data protection to various multinational corporations in Spain, in different areas such as: energy, banking, insurance, megastores, insurance company support, etc…

He has also managed auditing and adaptation projects in personal data protection for various Public Administration in Spain, including the former National Energy Commission (Comisión Nacional de Energía), the Tax Administration Organism of the Council of Barcelona, the Social Welfare Department (Consejería de Bienestar Social) of the Government of Valencian Community and the Spanish Social Security IT Office (Generalidad Valenciana y la Gerencia de Informática de la Seguridad Social).

Under the coordination of the ISMS Forum Spain and the Data Privacy Institute, he participated in two studies on a Data Protection Regulation Proposal for the European Union (Primera edición) and Segunda Edición).

Héctor is a member of the Ilustre Colegio de Abogados de Madrid (ICAM), the ISMS Forum Spain, the Spanish Privacy Professional Association (APEP) and of the Latin American Data Protection Observatory Observatorio Iberoamericano de Protección de Datos.



  • PRINCE2 Foundation Certificate, Project Management, APMG-International, 2013.
  • ITIL V3 Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management, ITSM, Examination Institute for Information Science (EXIN), 2010.
  • Industrial and Intellectual Property Management in the ICT area, EOI, Escuela de Negocios , 2009-2010.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law (officially recognized), Universidad de Zaragoza, 2007
  • Master’s degree in European Law, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, 2001-2002
  • Diploma in Corporate Law, Universidad Iberoamericana, 2000-2001
  • Bachelor’s degree in Law, Universidad Iberoamericana, 1992-1997