Kalinda Raina

Head of Global Privacy, Senior Director


Kalinda Raina is a seasoned privacy leader who has over fifteen years of experience building privacy programs, developing corporate privacy strategy, and ensuring enterprise compliance. She now leads LinkedIn’s global privacy team where she guides the company’s privacy strategy and outreach. Prior to joining LinkedIn, she was the first hire to Apple’s global privacy team where she led the company’s approach to privacy for products such as Apple Health, Apple Watch, and Apple Pay. She was also pivotal in bringing children to the Apple platform for the first time and driving the company’s efforts in the area of educational privacy. Before Apple, she served as the first Chief Privacy Officer of Nintendo of America and set the company’s privacy strategy for the Wii gaming platform and DS handheld systems. She is currently a Board Member and the Treasurer of the International Association of Privacy Professionals (IAPP) as well as a Board Member for the Family Online Safety Institute (FOSI).