Ambit Compliance

Our people are experienced GDPR professionals who are practical and creative. We don’t just work out what you need, we also make it happen.

Our approach is built on these core principles:

  • Independence – our advice is impartial and transparent

  • Focus – we listen and stay focused on your requirements

  • Pragmatism – our strategies/solutions/recommendations are based on real life operations

  • Value – we use our knowledge and experience to ensure clients receive real value

One of our key messages to businesses is to use GDPR  compliance as an opportunity to improve their processes and to become more secure and efficient.

Our Clients

Our clients choose us because we talk in plain language and explain the issue and solution in a way that is easily understood. We answer their questions about GDPR with practical advice and easy to understand analogies. They choose us because we develop data protection solutions that really work – in practice, not just on paper.

Here’s how we can help you:

  • Use our knowledge and experience to guide you

  • Develop data protection strategies that make sense
  • Improve the way your business operates
  • Define and develop new processes and procedures
  • Work with you to ensure you remain compliant

Meet Our Team

Ambit Compliance have a dedicated team of highly trained experts with over 20 years’ experience and a track record of delivering positive outcomes to businesses in Ireland.

Gillian Traynor
Gillian TraynorData Protection Consultant
Gillian is a Certified Data Protection Practitioner (CDPP) and graduated from DCU with an Honours Degree in Marketing and also holds a Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Marketing. Gillian is a business professional with over 2 decades’ experience working in eCommerce, Compliance, Technical Support and Customer Services. Gillian focuses on improving clients’ data protection compliance whilst also streamlining their business processes. She understands the intricacies of business, having worked in industry for 20 years and offers clients pragmatic GDPR. ePrivacy and data protection advice and solutions based on their individual operational requirements. Gillian is a member of the Irish Computer Society and the Association of Data Protection Officers.
Damien Traynor
Damien TraynorManaging Director
Damien founded Ambit Compliance in response to the demand from clients for an independent consultancy service which focused solely on data protection and ePrivacy. Damien is a business professional with over 20 years’ experience and holds a Master of Science Degree in Business and Management Practice from UCD. Damien has a track record of achieving positive outcomes, including significant increases in cost efficiency, service quality, customer satisfaction and overall business growth. He has worked with both the public and private sectors with industry-leading organisations from Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Education, Retail, Commercial, ICT, Leisure, Tourism and Financial Services.
Claire Deasy
Claire DeasyData Protection Consultant
Claire is a Certified Information Privacy Professional (CIPP/E), Qualified Financial Advisor (QFA) and holds a degree in Business Management (BSc) from DIT and a Masters in Finance from UCD Smurfit Business School.
Claire is an experienced operations manager with over 13 years’ experience in financial services in the areas of compliance, customer service, change management and process design.

Nicola MernaghGovernance and Compliance Specialist
Nicola graduated from UCD with an Honours Degree in Agricultural Environmental Science and holds a Master’s Degree in Community Development. Nicola is an experienced professional with over 17-years work experience in the Not-For-Profit Sector, in the areas of Youth Development, Children’s Health and Education.

In addition to her professional experience in the Charity Sector, Nicola is a passionate advocate for her local community. She has taken up voluntary leadership roles to help bring about positive change in her local area and understands first-hand the new challenges facing the Community and Voluntary sector, both from a professional and volunteer perspective.