Advisory Board Member

Lynn Haaland

Consultant & Former SVP, PepsiCo Deputy General Counsel, Global Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer and Chief Counsel, Cybersecurity PepsiCo

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Lynn Haaland is a consultant and former SVP, PepsiCo Deputy General Counsel, Global Chief Compliance and Ethics Officer and Chief Counsel, Cybersecurity at PepsiCo.  Prior to joining the company in 2016, Lynn served as a federal prosecutor in the District of Columbia and the Eastern District of Virginia (EDVA). At EDVA, she was Deputy Chief of the National Security and International Crime Unit, where she supervised and prosecuted terrorism, international drug trafficking, sanctions, cybersecurity, and other national security cases. She worked with judges, law enforcement agencies, and other executive agencies to design, implement, and oversee a first-in-the-nation program for international criminal investigations. Lynn charged the first cyber terrorism case ever brought by the United States. In DC, she spent several years prosecuting sex offense and domestic violence cases.

Prior to becoming a prosecutor, Lynn worked at the United Nations, where she specialized in claims by and against the UN, and at the Claims Resolution Tribunal for Dormant Accounts in Zurich, Switzerland, the court established to adjudicate claims to the dormant bank accounts from the Second World War. Lynn also worked as an associate in international litigation and arbitration at large law firms in Paris, New York and Washington, D.C. 

Lynn received her law degree from The George Washington University and her undergraduate degree from Princeton University, where she won the Comparative Literature senior thesis prize and was a National Champion in Women's Rowing.