Speaker Profile

Laura Juanes
VP, Privacy Officer / Restaurants Brands International

Laura Juanes Micas is a multilingual law, regulatory, policy and privacy expert. She currently serves as VP, Privacy Officer, at RBI (Restaurant Brands International), owner of the iconic restaurant brands BURGER KING®, POPEYES®, TIM HORTONS®, and FIREHOUSE SUBS®.
She brings more twenty years of professional experience. Prior to joining RBI, she served as Chief Privacy & Compliance Officer at Constella Intelligence, a leading cybersecurity firm. As Global Privacy Policy Director at Facebook, she led a global team providing policy and regulatory advice on privacy matters. Before joining Facebook, she served in various capacities at Yahoo!, including as Assistant General Counsel, Privacy & Human Rights.
Laura is a law graduate of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain, and an LLM graduate of University of Miami School of Law. She is a proud Board and founder Member of Woman in Tech Miami Council, with a mission to connect and empower women with diverse technological backgrounds in Miami, and a mentor of startups and entrepreneurs in South Florida and Latin America.