Ria Laurent-Hughes

Ria Laurent-Hughes is a Global Privacy Manager and Women’s Network Chair at Cognizant. Operating across the UK, Europe and the U.S., she delivers digital transformation projects, privacy programs and consulting services to industry-leading clients. She is also dedicated to developing programs and facilitating a community that empowers women and contributes to diversity and inclusion at Cognizant.

Ria’s background includes delivering technology solutions to automotive, retail, insurance and healthcare enterprises for Cognizant, executing company-wide training workshops for B2B and B2C companies, and student mentoring for organizations such as SEO London.  She earned her master’s degree in computer science from the University of Warwick, and completed her bachelor’s degree in mathematical sciences with a study year abroad from the California State University of San Marcos. Ria can be reached at Ria.Laurent-Hughes@cognizant.com or https://www.linkedin.com/in/ria-laurent-hughes/.