Director, Ads and Monetization Privacy and Fairness Policy
Pedro Pavón is the global Director of Ads and Monetization Public Policy at Facebook. Pedro’s team advises Facebook executives on privacy and fairness matters related to Facebook ads and monetization across the company’s surfaces (Facebook, Instagram, Whatsapp, Messenger, Oculus, Business Tools). Before Facebook, Pedro served as Director and Senior Corporate Counsel of Global Data Protection at Salesforce. Prior to joining Salesforce, he worked as Senior Managing Counsel for Oracle Corporation, and before that, he practiced law at a national law firm. Prior to entering private practice, Pedro served as counsel to the Assistant Attorney General of the United States at the Department of Justice in Washington, D.C.; attorney advisor and program manager at the U.S. Department of Energy in Washington, D.C.; and attorney advisor at the Department of Justice in Miami, Florida. Pedro’s expertise is in global data protection law and policy in the context of product development, mergers and acquisitions, and development and deployment of artificial intelligence and machine learning solutions.