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Sam Schofield

Sam Schofield

Policy Advisor, Office of Digital Services Industries (ITA-ODSI), U.S. Department of Commerce – International Trade Administration

Sam Schofield is Policy Advisor, Office of Digital Services Industries (ITA-ODSI).  Mr Schofield is an International Trade Specialist on the Global Data Policy team with responsibility for monitoring data policies in Latin America and developing mechanisms to build interoperability between U.S. and Latin American data privacy regimes to sustain cross-border trade. His portfolio also covers Australia, Korea, New Zealand, and Vietnam and the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Digital Economy Steering Group (DESG). Sam also leads reviews of Committee on Foreign Investment in the US (CFIUS) cases and contributes to the Artificial Intelligence Working Group. Mr Schofield has 13 years of diverse experience in international development, management consulting, and the federal government.

Mr Schofield has an MBA from American University and a B.A. in International Affairs from the University of New Hampshire.

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