MyData Global is an award-winning international nonprofit. The purpose of MyData Global is to empower individuals by improving their right to self-determination regarding their personal data. It is based on the MyData Declaration. 

MyData Global has over 100 organisation members and close to 400 individual members from over 40 countries, on six continents. We facilitate the 2000+ strong MyData Global community working on the ethical use of personal data. As part of our ecosystem development work, we organise the MyData Conferences

MyData is both an alternative vision and guiding technical principles.

The human-centric paradigm is aimed at a fair, sustainable, and prosperous digital society, where the sharing of personal data is based on trust as well as balanced and fair relationship between individuals and organisations.

MyData 101


The organisation

Here you can find the people who are on the board of directors, in the staff and in the steering group. The three groups form the Leadership Team.

The founding members are ambassadors for the movement. 

Making the MyData vision happen, and making it right takes place in the various Initiatives around the world.

Founding members

Starters of the movement – representing groups, companies or themselves.

MyData Hubs

All over the world, members of MyData Global form hubs to promote human-centric approach to personal data. Furthermore, thematic groups collaborate internationally to advance our thought leadership.