Laura Juanes Micas is joining Constella as Chief Privacy and Compliance Officer to oversee the creation and development of the company’s Privacy and Compliance program. She is a multilingual law, policy and privacy expert in the technology industry. With over fifteen years of professional experience in technology and media companies, she comes from Facebook, where she led a global team providing policy and regulatory advice on privacy issues impacting how individuals use or relate to technology daily. Prior to joining Facebook, she served as an Assistant General Counsel, Privacy & Human Rights, at Yahoo!.
Before assuming her AGC role at Yahoo, Laura held various positions in the company, including as General Counsel at Yahoo Spain and as Director of Product Compliance and Law Enforcement response for the Americas. Laura is a law graduate of the Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.
She is a proud Board and founder Member of Woman in Tech Miami Council, with a mission to connect and empower women with diverse technological backgrounds in Miami, and a mentor of startups and entrepreneurs in South Florida and Latin America.