Binita Jacob

Senior Counsel and Data Privacy Officer, Siemens Healthcare Limited

Binita is an established business lawyer with extensive experience advising on commercial, corporate, regulatory and data privacy matters within the healthcare sector. As Senior Counsel, Data Privacy Officer and Assistant Secretary to the Board of Siemens Healthcare Limited and Epocal Inc., Binita is regarded for her practical approach to advising on matters and her expertise in international data privacy and corporate governance. She has negotiated complex and multimillion-dollartransactions, advised on corporate reorganizations including mergers, acquisitions and initial public offerings, and managed litigation. Binita’s expansive understanding of the healthcare sector and insight for improving efficiencies and mitigating risks empowers her as a reliable business partner.

Binita is a certified lawyer in Canada and India and is a qualified Corporate Secretary in both jurisdictions. She holds a post graduate degree in International Business Management from Seneca College in Canada and a Bachelor of Arts and Law from the University of Madras in India. For her academic excellence, Binita was awarded the President’s Honors from Seneca College and the University Rank Holder in Law from the University of Madras. She has completed Siemens Healthineers’Top Talent Program, an executiveprogram focused on leadership and strategic thinking. Binita is a member of ACC, FACL and SABA.

Binita enjoys collaborating in multidisciplinary teams and is passionate about mentoring. She employs her international experience in prior business and legal roles when collaborating with global colleagues as a member of Siemen Global Legal Teams for Digital Services, Privacy, Cybersecurity, Governance and Claims Management. Binita is also a mentor to her colleagues through Siemens Pay It Forward Program and continuously strives to empower others through collaboration projects. As a mother of two and avid cook, Binita understands that creativity and efficiency are useful for achieving results.