Be confident with data protection

Straightforward expert advice


Rest assured your
data is safe


Understand what you should and shouldn’t do with your data


Know your organisation is compliant with data protection legislation

Some of our clients

Securing and using data can be complicated.

It doesn’t have to be. We can help you to:


Keep your customer, employee, and business data secure


Develop best practices for using data in marketing


Ensure your policies and agreements are up-to-date


Develop a contingency plan in case you suffer a breach


Train your team to use data in the right way


Stay up to date with legislative changes

Doing the right thing with your data shouldn’t be daunting.

With so many laws and regulations surrounding data security and usage, it’s not surprising that most people find it overwhelming. Collecting, sharing, and using data can feel like a minefield.

We know how complex regulations such as the UK General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), the Data Protection Act 2018, and the Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulations (PECR) can seem. 

That’s why we take the time to de-mystify them. So, you’ll know exactly what they mean for your business. We’ll help you identify areas of risk or non-compliance, explain the policies that need to be implemented, and show you how to use your data effectively

We speak in plain English.

We know legal speak can be confusing – that’s why we promise not to use it. Our team of experts talk you through the process to ensure you know exactly what is going on.

So, got a question about data protection? Just ask. Your first conversation is free.

A complete range of services

Outsourced DPO

Need a data protection officer
but lack the in house expertise?
Our DPO services are a cost
effective solution to GDPR compliance.

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Training and E-learning

We’ll train your team with the
key facts about data protection
in a clear way. 

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Support Services

Our pay-by-the-hour service means that
we’re here to help when you need
that little extra support.

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Audits and Reviews

Is your business GDPR compliant?
We’ll assess where you are
and recommend changes where needed.

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We’re here to help, every step of the way





We’ll get to know
your business

We’ll talk about your organisation and discuss your options in a way that makes sense to you.


We’ll make
a plan

We will work with you to develop an actionable plan that is tailored to your organisation.


You’ll be

Be secure in the knowledge that you’re doing the right things with your data.

What our clients say

"Sapphire has provided an excellent service to our school. The company acts as our Data Protection Officer (DPO) and in that role has provided clear and authoritative advice regarding policies, helping us to successfully negotiate GDPR. The advisers are supportive and their response times to individual queries has been superb."

Mike Skelly

Head – Westcliff High School for Boys

"Sapphire Consulting and Kristy Gouldsmith specifically were a godsend in helping our business meet and maintain GDPR and DPA 18 compliance. I have found Kristy's knowledge of data protection laws second to none, and I would highly recommend Sapphire Consulting to anyone in need of assistance in this area."

Lyn Francis

Risk and Compliance Analyst – Beaufort Group

"I find Sapphire to be very helpful, with timely and knowledgeable responses to a range of GDPR issues, as well as FOI and other data-related queries. Highly recommended!"

Anthony Sharpe

Head – St Bernard’s High School

"Macildowie has had Sapphire Consulting as our Data Protection Officer for three years and we are very happy with their services. In that time, they have always provided a quick response to any issues that we have had. Sapphire's advice is pragmatic and practical while at the same time, ensuring that we comply with data protection law."

James Stewart

Chief Operating Officer – Macildowie Associates Recruitment & Retention

"Sapphire Consultants offer a stellar service. They are absolute experts in the field of Data Protection and GDPR. The advice and assistance we have received has always been of the highest quality, prompt and practical. They are a reassuring presence, having taken the time to understand our business and our needs, for us to call on whenever required. Highly recommend."

Ben Jenkins

Director – Spool

Organisations who trust us

Schools and academies

Recruitment consultants

Financial services

Medical facilities

Care home and providers


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