ISACA's CDPSE Wins Gold Globee in the 16th Annual 2021 IT World Awards for New Product-Service of the Year

Schaumburg, Ill. (July 1, 2021) — ISACA's Certified Data Privacy Solutions Engineer (CDPSE) certification was recognized as a Gold Globee® winner for New Product-Service of the Year in the 16th Annual 2021 IT World Awards®.


Launched in May 2020, the CDPSE credential validates the technical skills and knowledge it takes to assess, build and implement comprehensive privacy solutions aligned with organizational needs and goals. CDPSE certification holders demonstrate that they are competent in incorporating privacy by design into new and existing technology, platforms, products and processes. CDPSE certification holders also can communicate and address technical and compliance needs with legal professionals, keeping the organizations compliant efficiently and cost effectively.


CDPSE's comprehensive exam content outline covers three work-related domains: Privacy Governance, Privacy Architecture and Data Lifecycle. CDPSE has a wide application and can benefit IT professionals engaged in privacy, audit, risk, governance, security, data analytics, data science, IT architecture, technical consultation and more.


"We are honored that the IT World Awards recognized CDPSE as a Gold Globee winner for New Product-Service of the Year," says Nader Qaimari, ISACA Chief Product Officer. "In a continually evolving privacy regulations and requirements landscape with talent and knowledge gaps in implementing privacy-by-design solutions, CDPSE has gained notable traction after its launch, far exceeding expectations."


These prestigious global awards recognize information technology and cyber security vendors with advanced, ground-breaking products, solutions, and services that are helping set the bar higher for others in all areas of technology and cyber security. More than 65 judges from around the world representing a wide spectrum of industry experts participated in the judging process. The IT World Awards are open to all Information Technology and Cyber Security organizations from all over the world and their end-users of products and services.


To learn more about CDPSE, visit To learn more about ISACA's credentialing program, visit See the complete list of 2021 IT World Awards winners here:


About the Globee Awards

Globee Awards are conferred in eleven programs and competition: the CEO World Awards®, the Consumer World Awards®, The Customer Sales & Service World Awards®, the Globee® International Best in Business Awards, the Golden Bridge Awards®, the Cyber Security Global Excellence Awards® and Security World Awards, the IT World Awards®, One Planet® American Best in Business Awards, the Globee® Employer Excellence Awards®, the Globee® Corporate Communications & Marketing World Awards, and the Women World Awards®. Honoring organizations of all types and sizes and the people behind their success, the Globee Awards recognize outstanding achievements and performances in businesses worldwide. Learn more about the Globee Awards at


About ISACA New York Metropolitan Chapter

As a leading ISACA chapter, the ISACA New York Metropolitan Chapter's mission is to serve its membership by providing world-class training, networking opportunities, and guidance while contributing to the profession both locally and internationally. The ISACA New York Metropolitan Chapter has over 3,900 members, from the information systems audit/assurance, information security, IT risk management, and governance professions. Its members represent a wide array of industries including financial services, accounting and consulting, legal services, education, entertainment, health care, retail, public utilities, and government/regulatory entities – and hold positions ranging from entry level staff to senior management. The chapter's members constantly enhance their skills and expand their professional credentials by obtaining certifications. As a group, the chapter's members hold over 3,000 ISACA certifications.