Senior VP, General Counsel
MATTHEW HAIES is the Chief Executive Officer of PrivaCeed Inc.‚ a recently-launched New York start-up dedicated to bridging the gap between commercial interests and consumer privacy in the online ecosystem. Prior to PrivaCeed‚ Matt was Senior Counsel at Google‚ where he served as the lead attorney of Google's DoubleClick division and its Invite Media business. He joined DoubleClick in 2005 and‚ as Deputy General Counsel and Vice President of Data Protection‚ led its commercial legal team and directed its privacy and data protection efforts both prior to and following its acquisition by Google. Prior to DoubleClick‚ Matt was a corporate attorney with Kramer Levin Naftalis & Frankel LLP‚ where he specialized in technology transactions and mergers and acquisitions. He is a recurring guest lecturer on business law at NYU School of Law. Matt holds a J.D. from NYU School of Law and a B.A.‚ cum laude‚ from Duke University.