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Make Data Work
29 April–2 May 2019
London, UK
Lidia Crespo

Lidia Crespo
Technical Business Manager, Santander UK

Lidia Crespo is a technical business manager on the CDO team at Santander UK, where she leads the company’s big data governance activities. She and her team have been instrumental in the adoption of the technology platform by creating a sense of trust and with their deep knowledge of the data of the organization. With her experience in complex and challenging international projection projects and a background in audits, IT, and data, Lidia brings a combination difficult to find.


16:3517:15 Wednesday, 1 May 2019
Case studies, Strata Business Summit
Location: Capital Suite 12
MaurĂ­cio Lins (everis NTT DATA UK), Lidia Crespo (Santander UK)
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Big data is usually regarded as a menace to data privacy. But with data privacy principles and a customer-first mindset, it can be a game changer. MaurĂ­cio Lins and Lidia Crespo explain how Santander UK applied this model to comply with GDPR, using graph technology, Hadoop, Spark, and Kudu to drive data obscuring, data portability, and machine learning exploration. Read more.