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Yoann E. A. Le Bihan

IT & Law – Data Protection & Privacy (CIPP/E)

Yoann E. A. Le Bihan
Professional Status
Open to opportunities
About Me
15+ years in IT, mostly as a consultant specialized in open source technologies. Now Head of IT Operations at Luxair (national airline and ground handling operator in Luxembourg).

Attorney-at-law admitted in California, offering advice in the fields of privacy, compliance and IT governance (not in the aviation sector).

More details available in Experience and Education sections of this online resume and on my LinkedIn profile.
  • IT Operations include IT Infrastructure (Systems & Network), Service Desk, and Application Management
  • Coordinator for all compliance matters within IT (including interface with CISO, DPO, Internal Audit, Risk Management, and Legal)
  • People management & Budget management
  • Reporting to CIO
  • IT Regulatory & Compliance matters expert (GDPR, PCI-DSS)
  • Review and maintenance of IT architecture and data flows (including personal data and booking flows), diagrams and documentation
  • IT Security point of contact (pentests, audits), follow-up with CISO
  • IT Security procedures drafting, awareness training for operational teams
  • Technical expert for infrastructure design and the portfolio of applications
  • Project management of several IT internal initiatives
  • Relationship management with external vendors, suppliers, service providers, and expert consultants on relevant topics
  • Ad-interim management of 10 engineers (systems, virtualization, storage, backup, DBAs)
  • HR management, recruitment (screening and interviews)
  • Interaction and negotiation with suppliers (vendors, manufacturers, service providers)
  • Resource management for requests from other teams, PMOs, product owners, and business managers
  • Major transition to IaaS/DevOps model (industrialization and Agile provisioning)
  • Multicultural environment (collaboration with teams in Northern Ireland and Portugal)
  • Highly critical, highly available environment, including low latency trading components
  • Technical environment: RHEL 5/6/7; Ansible; Satellite 6; HP 3PAR; EMC DataDomain

Juris Doctor, With Honors

Concord Law School at Purdue University Global (remote)

2014 to 2018

LL.M. in International Legal Practice (LPC)

University of Law (remote)

2014 to 2017

Graduate Diploma in Law

University of Law (remote)

2013 to 2014

Diplôme d'études universitaires en sciences et techniques, multimédia & réseaux

Université Panthéon Assas (Paris, France)

2004 to 2006
  • Data Protection & Privacy
    E.U. GDPR, FTC Rulings
  • Compliance
    PCI-DSS (industry standard for processing credit cards)
  • Misc
    Software Licensing, Contract Law, Company Law
  • Operating Systems
    Linux (Red Hat, CentOS, Fedora, Debian, Ubuntu) FreeBSD Microsoft Windows (basic admin skills)
  • Virtualization
    RHEV / KVM, VMware
  • Cloud Computing
    OpenStack, AWS, Microsoft Azure
  • Containerization
    Docker, OpenShift
  • Config Management
    Satellite 5/6, Puppet, Ansible
  • Misc
    Git, Jenkins, Bash, Python, Perl, PHP, Asterisk, Apache, Nginx, MySQL, Bind, PowerDNS
  • Attorney-at-Law
    Licensed to practice in California
  • IAPP's Certified Information Privacy Professional / Europe (CIPP/E)
  • VMware Certified Professional (VCP) [3.5 -- not renewed]
  • Project management
  • People management
  • Self-learner
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • English
  • French
  • Russian
  • Luxembourgish
  • Entrepreneurship & business management
  • Supporting the Malala Fund, in favor of education for all children, without discrimination
  • Supporting charitable initiatives of Lions Club International (member of Lions since 2014)
  • Radio ham (used to be an active volunteer until 2009 for Civilian Security operations in Paris)
  • Amateur alpine skiing (French, Swiss & Austrian Alps)
  • Coaching young entrepreneurs