About Us

Protecture is a team of data protection specialists whose aim is to help organisations ensure data protection compliance in all areas.

Protecture works with organisations of all sizes and sectors, supporting them with up-to-date policies and other template documents that are tailored to suit their needs, backed by on-going support, training and external audit.  

We have over 12 years of practical experience turning the law into practice for charities, schools, local government, corporates and care providers.  

Gary Shipsey - Managing Director

The team is led by Gary Shipsey.

Gary is co-author of the Fundraising Regulator's Guidance "Personal Information and Fundraising: Consent, Purpose and Transparency" and is a thought leader on all things GDPR, data protection and privacy related. 

Gary holds the following qualifications:

 Gary is also Chair of the Third Sector Group of the Information and Records Management Society (IRMS) and an experienced trainer.

Rowenna Fielding - Data Protection Lead

Rowenna brings her years of experience at RNIB and the Alzheimer's Society to Protecture. 

 Rowenna holds

 BCS Certificate in Data Protection;

 ISO 27001 Internal Auditor;

 Microsoft Certified Network Administrator (Security Specialist);

 Institute of Direct Marketing: Award, GDPR.



Bistra Clark - Information Security Lead

Bistra brings her years of experience in local government and the probation service to Protecture. 

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Gemma Dean - Operations and Renewals Manager






Nicola Kendall - Customer Relations






Jon Moger - Customer Relationship Manager






Protecture holds professional indemnity insurance with £1,000,000 cover. 

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