Experience Counts

Brad KelsoManaging Partner and Co-Founder

An executive who helps firms deliver data- and user-centered products and SaaS solutions that meet financial, data compliance, and risk management standards. Has held leadership roles at CoreLogic, Bank of America, Home Savings, and Ellie Mae.

Steve KerlerManaging Partner and Co-Founder 

A senior executive and management consultant who has worked with 50+ Fortune 500 companies across 20+ industries and business functions. A leader of the Orange County Chapter of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) and  founder of Privacy OC.

John CorelliAttorney & Senior Privacy Consultant

A privacy attorney and certified information privacy professional with expertise in federal, state and international data privacy laws, breach prevention, compliance standards, and information security.

Damian del RioSenior Privacy Consultant

A global Fortune 500 data privacy expert. Certified practitioner in European Union (EU) and US regulatory compliance laws and standards, cybersecurity, ERP implementation, and IT audit.

Sigmund FidykeTechnology & Development Executive

An experienced technology executive with broad experience in data privacy and cybersecurity. Expertise in Agile, DevOps, CI/CD pipelines, and Enterprise Architecture.

Jeannie FuPrivacy and Data Management Consultant

A licensed business law attorney in the State of California and former Secretary of Chapman University law school’s Information and Protection Law Society.

Digant GuptaDirector of Privacy Solutions

A senior level executive with expertise in enterprise business systems delivery, audit and regulatory compliance across diverse industries. Extensive knowledge of data privacy and protection standards (GDPR, HIPAA, CCPA).

Edward HoyManaging Director

A certified IT Data Security and Compliance instructor and practitioner. Former IBM engineer with extensive background in consulting with major automotive, health care, entertainment, media, and governmental organizations.

Eric NelsonSenior Privacy Consultant

Certified healthcare and financial industry privacy and information security specialist in risk assessment, data breach prevention and response measures, privacy policies, and implementation. He has held leadership roles at EDS, Siemens, and CynergisTek.

Don NguyenSenior Security and Privacy Consultant

A decorated US Air Force veteran and expert in global enterprise information security programs, IT management, and data privacy programs. Don has held C-level roles in information security, cyber operations, and technology.

Greg WilsonSenior Security and Privacy Consultant

Information security and compliance professional skilled in infrastructure design and implementation, vendor management, and facilities operations. Specialist in and ISO27001/2 and HITRUST Common Security Frameworks

Why Us?

Unlike our competitors, we focus on talent… not numbers. Privageo consultants bring a special blend of quality thinking, ethics, and character to ensure that we are as comfortable in our suits with your companies C-Suite as we are in our boots on the frontline.


From the C-suite, to the server room, to the grit of the factory floor, our talent packs a punch with execution… experience covering 112 companies, 24 industries, worldwide.



Our expertise also spans 31 specific business functions. This give us the unique muscle needed for specific challenges or solutions into specialized industry, technical or functional conditions such as: Cybersecurity, Compliance/Regulatory Products, Contracts, Marketing, Program Management, Change Management, Training.